From the Harford County Sheriff’s Office:
On Wednesday, Deputies charged an Edgewood High School student with assault after she sprayed pepper spray in the school.
At 7:15 a.m., the School Resource Officer assigned to Edgewood High School was alerted to an altercation that had occurred in a bathroom at the school. Through investigation, it was determined the 16-year-old female suspect targeted another female student and sprayed pepper spray in her direction. Two additional female Edgewood High School students were in the bathroom at the time and were also exposed to the pepper spray. All students were treated by the school nurse.
The suspect is charged as a juvenile by way of referral to the Department of Juvenile Services with three counts of 2nd degree assault, weapon on school property, and disturbing school operations.