A Brazilian teenager stabbed one of his classmates to death Wednesday because he wanted to experience killing someone, reported Brazilian police.
An unnamed 13-year-old male allegedly stabbed his classmate, Tamires Paula de Almeida, 14, while she waited for a lift in her apartment building Wednesday afternoon. Investigators said the incident occurred at around 1:00 p.m. He stabbed her 10 times and planned to kill two more female classmates. After killing Almeida, he turned himself over to Jardim America State College officials. A team was dispatched to the building to try and save Almeida’s life.
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Both pupils lived in the Jardim America sector in Goiânia and attended the same school located in the neighborhood. The school was closed for the rest of the week to allow students to mourn and process the events.
“He came to me and said he needed to speak to me privately. He was trembling, very red in the face and his hands were shaking,” Cezar Sabino, a teacher at the Jardim America State College, said to Brazilian news outlet G1. “He said to me: ‘Call the ambulance I’ve stabbed a person in my building.’”
“An Instagram post by the newspaper Jornal O Popular shows Almeida’s classmates with linked hands outside the Jardim America State College. The caption reads, “Back to school after mourning for Tamires was marked by a collective hug of students and teachers, who circled around the building where the two teenagers involved in the tragedy studied.”
The boy told police he “liked the idea of killing” and wanted to “see how the rest of the class would react when they mourned [her] death.”
“One person went to the corridor and unknowingly asked for help in the apartment that belonged to the victim’s mother and it was a very traumatic occurrence,” Military…