A rising high school senior was reportedly the target of a vicious knife attack June 3 in Florida. Madison Schemitz, mother Jackie Roge, and friend Casey Estep were eating at Mr. Chubby’s Wings in Ponte Vedra Beach when they spotted Schemitz’s former boyfriend, Spencer Pearson. The pair had recently broken up, but no one expected things to turn violent.
The three women reportedly wanted to avoid a confrontation with Pearson, who they spotted sitting at a nearby table, so they quickly left the restaurant.
The 18-year-old recent high school graduate allegedly followed the women outside, wielding a knife. His primary target was reportedly Schemitz, but he inflicted stab wounds on the two others and tried to injure himself as well in what now appears to be an attempted murder-suicide. The victims are fighting serious injuries and hoping to survive. Read the full story here ▶