Boy Killed in High School Brawl

A 16-year-old student died in September due to injuries suffered during a fight at his Tucson, AZ, high school. The fistfight at Pueblo High School involved two students, and it was not believed that weapons were involved.

Witnesses say the victim went into convulsions after he fell and hit his head in the hallway during the fight. Authorities said the other boy involved in the fight went to a classroom to alert a teacher after the victim began turning blue.

As of CSJ press time, no charges had been filed in the death.