PUGWASH - Charges are pending against a number of youths following an altercation on their lunch hour in Pugwash on Wednesday.
Cumberland District RCMP Const. Dal Hutchinson said dispatch received a 911 call at roughly 12:33 p.m. in the area of Alia's Variety.
"There were several youth that were fighting and there were possibly knives involved," Hutchinson said Wednesday afternoon. "Everyone had dispersed by the time officers had arrived."
The investigation is continuing, with officers still conducting interviews.
Hutchinson said a number of youths remained in custody.