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8 Juveniles, 1 Adult Arrested During Brawl That Injured Jersey City Cop Outside of High School

Jersey City

A large brawl that broke out on the outside of Snyder High School this afternoon sent an officer to the hospital and resulted in the arrest of nine people, including eight juveniles.

According to Jersey City authorities, police responded to Snyder High School for a report of a fight at approximately 3 p.m. today.

Officials say nine people were taken into custody, including eight juveniles and one adult after they reportedly participated in several physical altercations.

Police say a Jersey City Police Officer was transported to an area hospital with minor injuries.

No other injuries were immediately reported.

The incident is under investigation.

Photo: Gene Black