UPDATE: Friday, December 7 — Police say the victims were involved in a verbal dispute with the suspect just prior to the can of bear spray being unleashed. The suspect later turned himself into police and has been charged with five counts of assault with a weapon and possession of a weapon. He was released on a promise to appear.
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WINNIPEG — Five students were hit with pepper spray outside of Kelvin High School on Thursday morning.
Winnipeg police and firefighters arrived at the Kingsway school at around 11:30 a.m. and decontaminated the students. A police spokesperson says no one was taken to hospital as a result of the attack.