A still image from video footage courtesy WPXI-TV shows stabbing suspect Alex Hribal dressed in a hospital gown after his arraignment with Sheriff’s deputies in Export, Pennsylvania April 9, 2014. REUTERS/WPXI-TV
Police announced the name of the 16 year old suspect that stabbed 22 people at the Franklin Regional High School in Murrysville, Pennsylvania as Alex Hribal.
Captain Rob Liermann of the Murrysville Police Department said that Alex Hribal was taken into police custody.
Hribal faces four counts of attempted homicide, 21 counts of aggravated assault, and was ordered to face a preliminary hearing in seven to ten days.
He was described by a classmate as a quiet boy who kept to himself.
An FBI agent enters the family home of a suspect after a series of knife attacks at at Franklin Regional High School in Murrysville, Pennsylvania April 9, 2014. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton