By Trend News Line 2024-02-12 23:43:51.
Man Arrested for Assaulting Student on School Grounds in Bedford
A man has been taken into custody after allegedly assaulting a student on the grounds of a school in Bedford, Ohio. The incident occurred on [insert date]. According to the school district, they received a report of an unknown adult on the premises who may have been carrying a weapon.
Upon receiving the information, the school immediately notified the police and security personnel. By the time they arrived at the scene, the unknown adult had already left the school grounds. However, the authorities were able to confirm the identity of the suspect as LaQuan Evans.
Police investigations revealed that Evans had entered the school premises with a firearm. Shockingly, he used the weapon to strike the student on the back of his head before fleeing the scene in a dark-colored SUV. The injured student’s condition is currently unknown.
Law enforcement officials have charged Evans with felonious assault and illegal conveyance of a deadly weapon on school grounds. These charges carry severe penalties under Ohio law.
The school district has taken immediate action to ensure the safety of its students. All after-school activities have been canceled until further notice. The district has also assured parents and the community that they are cooperating fully with the Bedford Police Department and their high school security team to secure the school grounds.
In a statement, the school district superintendent said, “I am calling to inform you about an incident that occurred near the stadium after school. At around 2:40 this afternoon, we were informed that an unknown adult was on school grounds with a possible weapon. Police and security were immediately notified and able to quickly get to the scene. Upon arrival, the unknown adult was already off school premises. With the cooperation of Bedford Police Department and our High School Security Team, we were able to secure the school grounds. All after-school activities have been canceled at this time. Due to this being a pending investigation, no further information can be provided at this time.”
The investigation into the incident is ongoing, and the school district will release more details as they become available. In the meantime, parents and students are urged to remain vigilant and report any suspicious activity to the authorities.
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