(WTAE) — ALIQUIPPA, Pa. —Charges were filed Wednesday against an Aliquippa High School student who was seen on video attacking another student, a city police captain said.

Janisia Tigner, 17, says she was attacked at school by another student and doesn’t know why.

The alleged victim, Janasia Tigner, 17, said she transferred to Aliquippa last fall. She identified her attacker as one of her basketball teammates.

“She just kind of came up behind me and pulled my hair down and started punching me,” Tigner said. “I didn’t realize what was going on until basically the end when I got up.”

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