Longueuil police investigate after stabbing sends teen to hospital


Posted March 6, 2023 3:04 pm

Updated March 6, 2023 4:22 pm

Longueuil police are investigating after a stabbing outside a high school sent a youth to hospital. Monday, March 6, 2023. Karol Dahl/Global News

Longueuil police are investigating an armed assault outside Jacques-Rousseau high school Monday at noon that sent a teenage boy to hospital.

Police said the teen, who is around 15 years old, was stabbed with a sharp object on school grounds.

He was rushed to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

According to police, the boy’s parents have been told about the assault.

Another youth, also a minor, was arrested near the school.

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Police are looking into the circumstances leading up to the incident and how and if the teens knew each other.

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Police spokesperson Denise Mercille said because the incident happened outside and a suspect was quickly arrested, there was no need to lock down the school.

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