Thirty-six school kids were arrested after a fight broke out in Claremont Park in the Bronx yesterday afternoon, NYC Park Advocates has learned.
The incident happened at 3:50 p.m. The wild melee began after school dismissal when two girls started fighting. It soon escalated into a mini-riot.
No one was seriously injured and no weapons were recovered.
The thirty -six were charged as juveniles and released to their patents where they will have to appear in family court, according to a police source.
Referring to the fighting an officer at the 44th Pct said, "it happens all the time."