DETROIT (AP) — Classes at an eastside Detroit high school were dismissed early Tuesday after a food fight sparked other fights involving students.
The food fight started during a lunch period at East English Village Preparatory Academy, the Detroit Public Schools Community District said in a statement.READ MORE: Michigan Authorities Say Skimmers Credit Card Skimmers Were Found Across State
No serious injuries were reported. Classes were canceled for the remainder of the day.READ MORE: Detroit Offers All 3 COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shots To Eligible Residents
“After the school was settled and students returned to their classrooms, a police investigation into the fights determined that it could be gang-related and additional fights could occur,” according to the district.
Extra security staff and counselors were to be sent to the school this week.MORE NEWS: Free Water Distributed To Benton Harbor Residents As City Works On Replacing Lead Pipes
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