CAPITOL HEIGHTS, Md. (WUSA) At least one adult was arrested Tuesday after a violent lunchroom melee at Central High School that involved a parent rushing to school after her daughter was allegedly attacked, according to students who witnessed the incident.
"There were kids fighting with kids and adults fighting with kids," said Michael Walker, an 11th-grader. "It was crazy."
School officials confirm that an incident disrupted the school at about 11:30 a.m. It is unclear from official and witness accounts how many adults may have been involved.
Deputies from the Prince George's County Sheriff's Department were assisted by county police and put a quick end to the incident, according to a spokesman from the Sheriffs office.
The spokesman said "a number of people" were arrested including at least one adult. The spokesman did not name the suspect or say what charges may be filed.