A 14-year-old boy was arrested Monday for allegedly robbing a middle school student on the street, Visalia police said.
Just before noon, the youth services officer for Divisadero Middle School was contacted about a robbery that happened that morning.
A 12-year-old boy said he was approached in the area of Encina Street south of Cypress Avenue by an older boy who brandished a knife, took property and fled. Some of the property was recovered.
The suspect was identified and taken into custody at Mt. Whitney High School without incident, police said.
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He was booked into the Tulare County Juvenile Detention Facility on suspicion of robbery and possession of a knife on campus. No injuries were reported.