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Suspect in Burke stabbing charged as an adult

Posted: 6:56 AM, Oct 30, 2018
Updated: 2018-10-30 12:39:22Z

The 16-year-old boy accused of stabbing a 15-year-old girl then himself at Burke High earlier this month appeared in court Monday. 

Prosecutors have charged Nicholas Cisar, as an adult, with assault and use of a weapon to commit a felony. He had his bond set at $500,000. 

Administrators and police locked down Burke High three weeks ago after a school resource officer found a teen with stab wounds. The 15-year-old is still recovering from her injuries.