Student questioned after spraying pepper spray in school

BOSTON (WHDH) - Boston Police responded to an incident at Mary Lyon High School following a report that a student sprayed pepper spray.

Officials say a student sprayed an “irritant” that was more than likely pepper spray at the school on 95 Beechcroft St.

The incident occurred outside a classroom at around 3:15 p.m. School was dismissed soon after.

The school was evacuated due to the incident.

Three students complained of breathing irritation but were not transported to the hospital.

Officials say the school was never in lockdown.

We’re still gathering information; stay with 7News for more details as they become available.


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