12 year old is in the hospital after being stabbed Saturday

Police say the incident happened in Springfield.

Posted: Feb. 24, 2018 10:42 PM
Updated: Feb. 26, 2018 4:47 PM

SPRINGFIELD, Ore.-- A 12-year-old boy is in the hospital after being stabbed by a 13-year-old girl, Springfield Police said Saturday.

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The boy was stabbed with a knife. He suffered a small puncture to the back but is expected to be OK. 

According to police, the two were playing video games and playing with Nerf guns when the situation escalated. 

The intention is not yet known. The incident is still under investigation. 

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