Teen arrested after altercation involving a knife outside Oromocto High School
The RCMP say a teenaged girl was arrested after an altercation involving a knife outside Oromocto High School Tuesday afternoon.
Officers responded around 12:30 p.m. to a report of the altercation in a field outside the school, which ended before they arrived.
Investigators say three girls suffered minor injuries and were assessed by medical staff at the scene before being released to return home.
Videos of the incident were obtained by police, and one of the girls involved was arrested on Wednesday.
She was released and is scheduled to appear in Fredericton Provincial Court at a later date.
Police say they believe this was an isolated incident, and are asking anyone with information to contact the Oromocto RCMP at 506-357-4300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).