PLYMOUTH – According to the Washington County Sheriff’s Department, deputies are investigating a fight involving cheerleaders that led to the stabbing of a school official.
Sheriff Johnny Barnes said the incident occurred during Friday’s basketball game at Washington County High School.
Barnes said there were at least two fights between the Washington County cheerleaders during the game, and family members became involved in altercations.
The sheriff said a school officer was stabbed below the lip with what was thought to be a pen. The officer received a stitch at the hospital for the wound.
The sheriff’s office says they are reviewing the cameras and plan to file charges against anyone involved