July 14, 2014 3:20 pm

Teen pleads guilty to randomly stabbing four people in Regina mall

The 15-year-old charged in connection with a stabbing spree at Cornwall Centre will undergo a psychological assessment.

Michael Bell / The Canadian Press

REGINA – A 15-year-old boy has admitted to randomly stabbing four people at a shopping mall in downtown Regina.

The teen, who cannot be identified under the Youth Criminal Justice Act, has pleaded guilty to three counts of aggravated assault and one count of assault with a weapon.

The attack happened in April when the teen went into the Cornwall Centre and used a knife to stab four people who were standing nearby.

Court heard the teen was angry about breaking up with his girlfriend.

All four victims survived.

The teen is scheduled to be back in court Aug. 6 for sentencing.

© The Canadian Press, 2014

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