Wednesday, March 28, 2012

36 Juveniles Arrested In Claremont Park After-School Fight


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."

1 comment:

  1. im outraged that my son was one of those students but he was walking home through the park is the only way to get home for him...then on top of that the police say that he was in trouble so then why in the world did they release him at midnight? why in the world was his property soaked in water and spit? what did the officer do with the food he told me to buy my son? my son never recieved it!!! my lawyer will be contacting them