Two rushed to hospital after assault at Winnipeg’s St. John’s High School

Two people have been taken to hospital after what is being described by police as an assault at St. John’s High School.Police said the assault happened at about 2:30 p.m. and police were called to the school, located at 401 Church Ave.“The investigation is in the preliminary stages and we are unable to provide more information at this time,” said Const. Jay Murray.READ MORE: Serious stabbing at Winnipeg’s St. John’s High School: PoliceRadean Carter of the Winnipeg School Division could not confirm if the two taken to hospital were students, but said she knows no staff members were involved. Police would not confirm the ages of those involved.A woman answering the phone at the school said the high school is currently under a hold-and-secure, meaning students cannot leave the building without permission, and the doors are locked from the outside.Students are free to move around inside the school.More to come.Global NewsHelp us improve GlobalNews.caGlobal NewsTake the survey now!
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