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14-year-old fatally stabbed outside Bronx middle school

Posted at 3:39 PM, Jun 18, 2014
and last updated 2014-06-18 18:51:17-04

THE BRONX  (PIX11) — A 14-year-old boy has died after being stabbed outside a Bronx Middle School by a fellow student Wednesday afternoon.

Police say Timothy Crump was stabbed multiple times in the stomach outside of Joseph Wade Middle School on Morris Avenue in the Tremont section of the borough at about 3 p.m.

Sources say Crump may have robbed his attacker earlier.

Crump was rushed to a Bronx Lebanon Hospital where he died.

A 14-year-old suspect is in custody and the weapon has been recovered.

One of the suspect’s neighbors told PIX11 the boy suffers from psychiatric issues and was just recently released from a psychiatric ward.

Charges are pending.

This is a developing story; check back for updates.