VIDEO: Child stabbing at Dayton school caught on camera

Dayton Police are still looking for the suspect, who was last seen running toward Kammer Avenue

Surveillance video captures the moment a 7-year-old girl was stabbed on her school's playground in Dayton.


DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) –  Dayton Police released video Friday from World of Wonder at Residence Park School where a 7-year-old girl was stabbed on the playground earlier this month.

Surveillance video shows a man approaching the school playground from the parking lot, in the upper right corner of the screen. The suspects walks in the grassy area to the swing where two children are playing, and then attacks one of them.

Dayton Police did not release the part of the video that shows the stabbing.

You then see the suspect run away from the school area the way he came in.

He was last seen running toward Kammer Avenue.

Dayton Police Department homicide detectives are asking for your help finding the suspect in this attack. Police say if you have any information, no matter how insignificant you believe it may be, to call the Dayton Police at 333-COOPS or Crime Stoppers at 222-STOP (7867).

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