THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL: San Diego Chargers Vs. Denver Broncos @ 5:25 p.m. On CBS2

Local

Girl Sprays Fellow Students With Pepper Spray At Harbor City High School

View Comments
Photo Galleries

HARBOR CITY (CBSLA.com) — More than two dozen students were treated Tuesday after a girl fired pepper spray at another student at a Harbor City high school.

The Los Angeles Fire Department responded to a call around 10:40 a.m. on a report that students at Narbonne High School, at 24300 S. Western Ave., were affected by a possible irritant.

Officials said two girls were fighting in a hallway when one pepper sprayed the other. The residue affected those nearby.

A total of 27 students were affected. Only two students were transported to a local hospital in fair condition.

The girl told officials she brought the irritant to school as self-defense after she felt threatened.

Authorities have detained her and are continuing to investigate the incident.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,440 other followers