Valaree Megan Schwab, 16, died in hospital last Wednesday after the attack
High school bully, Z’Inah Brown, also 16, stabbed Schwab when she tried to fight back with pepper spray during an argument at a Dunkin’ Donuts’
Brown and five of her of friends had been tormenting their classmate, Schwab outside a Dunkin’ Donuts near their school in New Rochelle, New York
Brown reportedly stabbed the victim twice in the torso with a steak knife
Students who witnessed the altercation said Schwab was being bullied and was trying to fight back
Z’Inah Brown was arraigned for a second degree murder, Thursday
16-year-old high school student, Valaree Megan Schwab [photo], died in hospital after being stabbed twice in the torso last Wednesday. Another 16-year-old has been arrested and charged in her death
A gang of students bullied their classmate before one of them stabbed her to death at a Dunkin’ Donuts shop outside their school in New Rochelle, New York, last Thursday. 16-year-old Valaree Schwab died after being stabbed when she reportedly was standing up to her tormentors by pepper spraying them.
Valaree Megan Schwab, died in hospital after being attacked which occurred at 12.30pm in New Rochelle, New York, on January 10. The two girls were arguing outside this Dunkin’ Donuts near their high school in New Rochelle, New York, when Valaree pepper sprayed Brown, allegedly prompting her to pull out a steak knife and stab her twice.
Authorities arrested the victim’s classmate Z’Inah Brown, 16, who has been described as the schoolyard bully, for her death. Brown allegedly used a steak knife to stab Schwab twice in the upper torso.
Students who witnessed the incident claim Schwab was being bullied by a group of five or six teenagers, that included Brown heading for a Dunkin’ Donuts outside their school campus. The group included both boys and girls, police said.
Schwab tried to fight them off with pepper spray after being harassed by them on the 10-minute walk down which ended at the Dunkin’ Donuts.
Valaree Schwab died in hospital after she ended up being stabbed twice in the torso, allegedly by Brown, last Wednesday. So far, none of the other teenagers present have been identified. It is not clear how long they had allegedly been bullying Valaree.
Police have arrested 16-year-old Z’Inah Brown for the stabbing death of Valaree Schwab
After the attack, Z’Inah fled the scene, leaving Valaree behind. She was taken to hospital in the Bronx but was later pronounced dead. Police have arrested 16-year-old Z’Inah Brown for her death
Classmates have since described Valaree as a ‘unique’ student who ‘spoke her mind’.
Her obituary, described Valaree as a keen musician with a passion for the guitar.
She filmed YouTube videos about causes she believed in, including one in which she slammed Donald Trump and called his presidency ‘tyranny’.