2 teens seriously wounded in stabbing at Oahu high school

MILILANI — Two 16-year-olds were stabbed and seriously wounded at an Oahu high school Monday.

Police confirmed to school officials that a suspect, who is not one of the wounded, was in custody, said Lindsay Chambers, a spokeswoman for the Hawaii Department of Education.

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A boy and girl were taken to a hospital in serious condition after the stabbing at Mililani High School on central Oahu, Honolulu Emergency Medical Services spokeswoman Shayne Enright said.

They are expected to survive, Enright said.

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Students were released early after being in a lockdown, Chambers said.

No other details were immediately available. Honolulu police didn’t immediately return messages seeking more information.

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