Police were summoned to a Brockton school on Tuesday in response to a reported assault involving a knife.
The incident occurred at the school located in the city’s south side at around 11:30 a.m. According to a statement from the Brockton Police Department, officers were dispatched to the scene to investigate a reported altercation between two individuals.
Upon arrival, police officers encountered a suspect reportedly armed with a knife. The suspect was apprehended without incident and taken into custody. No injuries were reported as a result of the assault.
The suspect, who was not identified due to their age, was charged with assault and battery with a dangerous weapon. The victim’s identity was also not released.
The Brockton Police Department is continuing to investigate the incident and is asking anyone with information to contact their department at 508-941-0200.
The Brockton Police Department responded to an altercation at a school in the city’s south side on Tuesday involving a suspect allegedly carrying a knife. Following the individual’s apprehension, the suspect was charged with assault and battery with a dangerous weapon. No injuries were reported, and the Brockton Police Department is continuing to investigate the incident. Those with information can contact the department at 508-941-0200.