FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Mount Elden Middle School was placed on lockdown Monday after a student allegedly assaulted another student with a knife, the Flagstaff Police Department said.
The student was injured and had to receive medical treatment after the assault. The other student was taken into custody and removed from the campus, police said.
The weapon was secured by staff prior to officers arriving on the campus.
Officers continue to investigate the circumstances leading up to the incident at the middle school campus.
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