RIDGEWOOD, N.J. — Authorities say two New Jersey teenagers have been charged with assault after beating up a student while other classmates recorded the attack.
Ridgewood Police Chief Jaqueline Luthcke announced that a 14- and 16-year-old boy were charged with assault after the fight last week.
The victim was hospitalized with a fractured skull.
Ridgewood Public Schools Superintendent Daniel Fishbein wrote to parents in an email that the incident involved the misuse of social media.
The fight happened after school hours.