15-year-old to stand trial

The Courier & Advertiser (Dundee Edition) - - NEWS -

A 15-year-old girl is to stand trial ac­cused of tak­ing a knife into a Dundee school and at­tack­ing a girl be­fore hold­ing the weapon to her face.

The teenager, who can­not be named for le­gal rea­sons, is al­leged to have taken a bladed multi-tool to the school on March 10.

She is said to have as­saulted a 12-year-old girl and struck her on the face with her hand be­fore seiz­ing and pulling her by the hair.

The 15-year-old de­nied the charges on sum­mary com­plaint. Sher­iff Tom Hughes, at Dundee Sher­iff Court, set a trial date in Au­gust and or­dered the girl to ap­pear for a pre-trial hear­ing in July.

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