UPDATE: West Shore RCMP have confirmed that Serious Crimes Unit is investigating reports of an aggravated assault at Ruth King Elementary School.
While specific details were not revealed, RCMP reports that the assault took place at the Ruth King Elementary School grounds, located at 2764 Jacklin Road during the late evening hours of June 26th.
“The investigation is in the very early stages and many resources have been deployed to assist investigators,” said Cst. Nancy Saggar.
“We will provide updates to the public and the media as the investigation advances.”
Earlier: Investigators were seen on site at Ruth King Elementary School after online sources say a stabbing took place last night, June 26th.
A section of the field at the elementary school has been cordoned off by police tape.
However, students are still being allowed to go to school, after the district stated that the incident overnight had nothing to do with the school or its students in any way.
A large police presence was reported on the premises of Ruth King Elementary School last night after sources say a group of young people were involved in a brawl.
Unconfirmed reports state that a stabbing took place on the field, however SD62 has released no information at this time.
More to come.