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Student incident in Westlock, May 30, 2024

May 30th, 2024

Earlier today, an incident occurred involving students from R.F. Staples School that resulted in one student being struck in the shoulder by a pellet gun fired by another student.

Fortunately, the injured student suffered only minor injuries and did not require medical attention. The students responsible for the incident will be facing disciplinary measures and comprehensive support will be provided to all involved. 

The matter is now with the RCMP. Questions from parents can be directed to Rob McGarva at 780.674.8506.