Students charged after La Salle-Peru High fight

Security guard reportedly battered in the altercation

La Salle police are investigating a fight Friday at La Salle-Peru High School, in which a security guard was reported battered.

La Salle police said the incident involved four boys at about 11:26 a.m. Friday.

La Salle Police Chief Mike Smudzinski said it is believed the fight began in the cafeteria and in the process of breaking it up a security guard was battered.

The pending charges include battery, obstructing/resisting a peace officer and disorderly conduct. All pending charges will be reviewed for a possible felony upgrade.

The juveniles were released to their parents following the altercation.

Jayce Eustice

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