A 22-YEAR-old vocational student who allegedly assaulted and stabbed a school principal on Thursday appeared before the Nasinu Magistrates Court.
Police spokesman Inspector Atunaisa Sokomuri said the student had been charged and was referred to St Giles for psychiatric evaluation.
Inspector Sokomuri said the principal had been treated and sent home.
It is alleged the student approached the principal in his office and started to assault him, and later stabbed him. The incident happened at a Serua-based school.