Update: Police respond to stabbing incident in Bedford




Correction:  Please note that three people were stabbed, not four as originally reported. We apologize for any inconvenience.


Police remain on scene at a stabbing incident at Charles P. Allen High School.

At approximately 9:20 a.m., police received a weapons complaint at Charles P. Allen High School, 200 Innovation Drive in Bedford. Officers responded to the scene and took one person, a youth who is a student at the school, into custody at approximately 9:31 a.m.

Officers located three people who had been stabbed. They were transported to hospital for treatment. The extent of the injuries is unknown at this time.

The school was placed in a hold and secure and has been closed for the remainder of the day. Police have completed a search of the school and are working with school administration on safely releasing students and staff from the property. We thank the public for cooperation.

The investigation is ongoing and further details will be provided when available.