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MARRERO, La. A Marrero high school student was arrested Monday after she stabbed another student multiple times with scissors, according to the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office.

Ayesha Majeer, 17, a student at John Ehret High, was involved in an altercation with another student just after 7 a.m. on Monday.

Majeer told detectives that she was approached by a 15-year-old student outside the cafeteria. The teenagers have had an ongoing problem over a friend, Majeer said.

Majeer admitted to taking a pair of scissors from her book bag and stabbing the victim multiple times, JPSO said.

A teacher called law enforcement upon witnessing the altercation. The 15-year-old was transported to University Hospital in stable condition with non-life threatening injuries, according to the JPSO.

Majeer was arrested and transported to Jefferson Parish Correctional Center, where she was booked on one count of aggravated battery and one count of illegal carrying of a concealed weapon, according to the JPSO.

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