Pretoria schoolgirls in 2nd assault video

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Johannesburg - A second video of schoolgirls from Hoërskool Overkruin in Pretoria assaulting each other has hit the internet, Beeld newspaper reported on Saturday.

The video was posted on YouTube but has since been removed.

It shows two girls in school uniform becoming involved in an argument over a boy at a park in Sinoville in Pretoria.

The one girl punches the other in the face, after which the pair wrestles while laughing friends look on.

A few weeks ago, another video of a matric pupil assaulting a younger pupil at the school was distributed on the internet.

The school declined to comment to Beeld.

The Gauteng education department said it would investigate the matter.

"The department views this is in a serious light, especially considering that this is the second such case in a short period," spokesperson Lesego Masemola told the Afrikaans daily.

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