Stabbing Interrupts School Day at Bridgeport High School
September 22, 2022 1:39PM EDT
Bridgeport High School went into lockdown Thursday morning and was later closed for the day after a cutting incident. Bridgeport Township Police said the situation was under control shortly before noon, but the lockdown was in place to allow them to investigate. They were directing parents to contact the high school if they had concerns.
Two 17-year-old students were left with non life-threatening injuries, and taken to the hospital for treatment. An 18 year-old student has been arrested in connection with the incident.
The school district has cancelled classes for Friday and postponed scheduled homecoming activities.