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Teen buys switchblade on Amazon and fatally stabs 15-year-old classmate for throwing a pen on him

By Mason White 9:25 AM September 29, 2017
Matthew McCree
Matthew McCree
By: Mason White

(Scroll down for video) A teenager stabbed his classmate to death because a pen was thrown at him during class, according to police in New York.

The New York Police Department said that they have arrested 18-year-old Abel Cedeno of the Bronx, after being accused of ordering a switchblade from Amazon, and using it to fatally stab 15-year-old Matthew McCree.

Cedeno also stabbed 16-year-old Ariane LaBoy, who tried to stop the assault on McCree.

Cedeno was charged with murder, attempted murder, manslaughter, attempted manslaughter, assault and criminal possession of a weapon.

Cedeno is being held without bail.

According to the police investigation, Cedeno attended a school located on Mohegan Avenue in the Bronx.

Cedeno was allegedly bullied in school by several classmates for being bisexual.

Two weeks ago, Cedeno bought a switchblade on Amazon for $30.

He brought the switchblade to school, and when McCree threw a pen at him during class, Cedeno flew into a rage.

Cedeno pulled out the switchblade and stabbed McCree in the chest in front of numerous students.

LaBoy attempted to stop the attack, and he was also stabbed.

Both victims were rushed to the St. Barnabas Hospital.

McCree was pronounced dead while LaBoy is said to be in critical condition.