On Monday morning, October 21, officers and medical personnel with the Grand Junction Fire Department were dispatched to Grand Junction High School on a report of an assault. More details about this incident can be found here.
The juvenile suspect in this incident has been screened into the custody of the Department of Youth Corrections for offenses including 2nd Degree Assault with a Deadly Weapon and Interference with Educational Institutions. The District Attorney’s office is responsible for making a final determination on appropriate charges. Per the Colorado Open Records Act, as defined by the Colorado Revised Statutes, the name of the suspect is not releasable at this time.