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Stabbing at Winnipeg High School Sends Two Teens to Hospital

February 12, 2019 11:40 AM | News

St. John's High School

St. John’s High School, 401 Church Avenue (GOOGLE STREET VIEW)

A stabbing at a Winnipeg high school Monday afternoon sent two teenaged boys to hospital.

Police were called to St. John’s High School on Church Avenue at around 2:30 p.m. for the report of an assault.

Police say three teens were involved in a mutual fight, when one of the boys took out a knife. Two injured teens were taken to hospital in stable condition, where it was later determined that one of the victims didn’t require further medical treatment.

A 14-year-old suspect was arrested a short time later at a home in the William Whyte neighbourhood. He has been charged with assault with a weapon and possession of a weapon.

He was released on a promise to appear.

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