According to an arrest affidavit, an 8-year-old boy is charged with using a kitchen knife to sever the throat of another youngster at a residence in Lake County. Police reported that the incident occurred on Saturday afternoon on Calle De Flores Drive in Clermont.
According to investigators, the victim was in the garage when the suspect initially pounced on him and elbowed him in the stomach. Later, when the culprit choked the same youngster, the victim alerted the attacker that he was having trouble breathing.
The victim knocked the suspect off of him, and the affidavit said that the suspect reached for a knife. According to the complaint, the victim approached the suspect and tried to communicate with him when the suspect allegedly swung at the victim and sliced his throat.
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It’s a good idea to have a backup plan in case the backup plan fails. According to the allegation, the suspect attempted to strike the victim with a stick but was thwarted by several kids. According to the allegation, the suspect returned inside the house to hunt for another knife after becoming irate and threatening to kill everyone.
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The defendant was detained and transferred to the Lake County Correctional Center on charges of aggravated assault and battery with a deadly weapon. Police claimed this event was not the suspect’s first time becoming violent.
According to the affidavit, the foster children are terrified of the boy, who has a history of aggression against them and other people.