Trial date set for 9-year-old boy accused of stabbing his 5-year-old sister

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OCALA, Fla. (WCJB) -- The 9-year-old boy who is accused of stabbing his 5-year-old sister has been arraigned.

In late January, Ocala police responded to a stabbing involving children at the Berkeley Point Apartments.

When they arrived, Police found a 5-year-old girl with multiple stab wounds. The suspect was identified as her 9-year-old brother. He was charged with felony attempted murder.

The boy's attorney has entered a not guilty plea.

The trial is set to start on February 21st at 2:30 p.m. at the Marion County Court House.