MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minneapolis police say no arrests have been made after a student carrying a flag with the word “Trump” on it was assaulted outside of Southwest High School.House Ethics Committee Postpones Hearing On Complaint Against Rep. John Thompson
Police say the altercation happened while students were outside of the building during National School Walkout Day Wednesday morning.READ MORE: COVID In Minnesota: 375 New Cases Reported, Positivity Rate At 2.2%
As students were observing a moment of silence, two students confronted the flag-bearing student across the street from campus.
Six other students joined in the confrontation, taking away his flag, damaging his camera and inflicting minor injuries.MORE NEWS: Superior National Forest Bans All Fires, Expands Restrictions
Police say a school resource officer intervened, and is investigating the attack.