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Associated PressNov 10, 2017, 8:39 am

2 teens charged with beating up fellow student

Teen attacked at Ridgewood High School, sustained fractured skull

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RIDGEWOOD, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say two New Jersey teenagers have been charged with assault after beating up a student while other classmates recorded the attack.

Ridgewood Police Chief Jaqueline Luthcke announced that a 14 and 16-year-old boy were charged with assault after the fight last week.
The victim was hospitalized with a fractured skull.

Ridgewood Public Schools Superintendent Daniel Fishbein wrote to parents in an email that the incident involved the misuse of social media.
The fight happened after school hours.

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