Four arrested in Halloween assault at Oscar Smith Middle

Posted at 11:57 AM, Dec 13, 2013
and last updated 2013-12-13 18:57:53-05

Chesapeake Police say four juvenile suspects were arrested Friday morning for their alleged involvement in a Halloween assault at Oscar Smith Middle School.

The fight happened at 7:45 p.m. on Halloween night. Police say a group of kids were skateboarding at the school when they were approached by another group of teens and an altercation ensued.

The suspects fled before police arrived at the scene.

One victim was transported to the hospital for non-life threatening injuries.

Police say that five victims and four suspects have now been identified. The four suspects (ages 13, 16, 17 and 17) were charged with Maiming by Mob, Malicious Wounding, Conspiring to Commit Malicious Wounding, Conspiracy to Commit Maiming, Attempted Malicious Wounding and Attempted Maiming by Mob.

A total of 68 felony petitions were secured for the four teens. They are all currently being held in the Chesapeake Juvenile Services Center.
One taken to hospital, others injured after fight at Oscar Smith Middle