A 16-year-old was rushed to hospital after being stabbed at Pigeon Lake Regional School.

On Monday (Apr. 25) at 10:55 a.m., RCMP received a complaint of a stabbing at the school. 

Upon arrival, RCMP reportedly found a 16-year-old victim with injuries — the victim was taken by ambulance to an area hospital.

Mounties arrested a 16-year-old without incident. The suspect remains in custody with charges pending.

Police say both individuals were students at the school.

The school was placed into a lockdown status at the onset of the incident. It remained in this status while RCMP conducted their investigation.