“It is our understanding at this time that there was nothing in the classroom that incited this situation,” Reid said. “It was a random act.”
Well, it was and it wasn't.
The teacher was trying to defuse an existing feud between the stabber and his intended victim. The teacher got caught in the middle and was stabbed in the neck.
A lot of racial overtones in this. Tensions have been on the rise with a growing Hispanic population who attend that school. A lot of fights since the beginning of the school year.....and this won't be the last.