The alleged perpetrator in an incident that occurred earlier today involving two students at North Battleford Comprehensive High School is now in police custody, confirms Battlefords RCMP S/Sgt. Jason Teniuk.
The alleged assault was reported to police at 12:04pm by officials with the school. The victim was transported by ambulance to a hospital in another jurisdiction for treatment of what RCMP are calling a “non-life-threatening injury”.
RCMP say this is considered a targeted incident, and both victims were known to one another. The suspect was located off school grounds at a residence and was apprehended by police at approximately 3:00pm.
RCMP state there is no further danger to the public at this time.
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