On April 11 at 11:20 a.m., two students at General Smallwood Middle School became involved in an altercation. During the fight, another student joined in. School administrators were able to separate the students. One of the students involved in the altercation sustained injuries and was treated by a school nurse. The school resource officer initiated an investigation and has consulted the Charles County State’s Attorney’s Office regarding charges and the Charles County Department of Juvenile Services was contacted. The students face disciplinary consequences from the Charles County Public Schools. Anyone with information about this case is asked to call PFC Barry at 301-609-3282 ext. 0574.

Diane Richardson
Media Relations Office
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