Student attack in North Brunswick sparks criminal investigation

An attack on a pair of high school students that was recorded and posted online, has sparked a criminal investigation in North Brunswick.The incident occured

NEW BRUNSWICK - An attack on a pair of high school students that was recorded and posted online, has sparked a criminal investigation in North Brunswick.

The incident occured on May 15, off of high school property and after school hours.

Two 15-year-old boys were allegedly confronted by a larger group of teens, then punched and kicked repeatedly while another person recorded the action.

The video was then posted briefly on YouTube and Facebook, where people posted comments about the video.

The father of one victim says the only motive for the assault was the amusement of the attackers.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Crews battled a large fire at the Marcal 1 Crews battle fire at Marcal Paper building in Elmwood Park
Two Ridgewood firefighters were hurt battling house fire 2 2 firefighters hurt battling house fire in Glen Rock
A 36-year-old woman was beaten and raped in 3 Woman beaten, raped at gunpoint in Highland Park
Choices and Chances: NJ’s Heroin Epidemic 4 Choices and Chances: NJ's Heroin Epidemic
Reward being offered for information on recent bomb 5 Reward offered for information on Jewish Community Center bomb threats

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

It's good to know you have Walt Kane Kane in Your Corner

It's good to know you have Walt Kane in your corner.

News 12 takes a look at the hottest Tech Check

Eric Landskroner has a look at the latest gadgets and biggest stories in tech.

News 12 On the Scene

Check out these exclusive videos from New Jersey celebs!

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE