PHILADELPHIA The District Attorney's Office will charge three teenage girls as adults in connection with several assaults on Temple students that took place Friday.
Najee Bilaal, 16; Zaria Estes, 15; and Kanesha Gainey, 15, have already been arraigned, spokeswoman Tasha Jamerson said. Estes and Bilaal were being held on $100,000 bail, and Gainey's bail was set at $75,000.
Police connected the girls to three attacks that took place within 15 minutes around North 17th Street near the Temple campus Friday.
In one, a female Temple student was smashed in the face with a brick, requiring hospitalization. Two other female students were punched and hit, police said.