Hillsborough County
David Gee, Sheriff
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    Release Number: 14-088

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • March 5, 2014
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    Aggravated Battery And Possession Of Weapon On School Grounds

    Student stabbed the victim in the back.
    • Wednesday
    • March 5, 2014
    • Time: 8:45 AM
    • Jennings Middle School
    • 9325 Governor's Run Drive

    Victim:

    Neco Gainey
    DOB: 7-6-99

    Suspect:

    Michael Johnson
    DOB: 7-3-98

    Charges:

    • Aggravated Battery with Deadly weapon
    • Possession of Weapon on School Grounds

    Details:

    March 5, 2014 at approximately 8:45 a.m. deputies responded to Jennings Middle School at 9325 Governor’s Run Drive in response to a stabbing. It is unknown what transpired prior to the stabbing or why it occurred. Johnson was armed with a 4” serrated steak knife and stabbed the victim in the back. The victim was transported to the hospital with non life threatening injuries.

    Michael Johnson was transported to the Juvenile Assessment Center on the above charges.

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