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Police Use Pepper Spray to Break Up Howard Fight

School officials say two students at Howard High School were arrested following a six-person fight on campus Wednesday. 

A school news release says Bibb County campus police used pepper spray to break up the fight, which took place at the bus ramp during dismissal around 3 p.m.

Police arrested a 14-year-old middle school alternative student, who had observed the fight, after the student refused multiple times to get on the bus. 

During that arrest, a 15-year-old male student from Howard High School attempted to assault the officer. That student was also arrested.

The 14-year-old has been charged with misdemeanor obstruction of an officer and misdemeanor disruption of a public school.

The 15-year-old was charged with felony disruption of an officer and misdemeanor disruption of a public school.

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