Juvenile faces assault charge after fight at Mayfield Youth Development Center

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MAYFIELD, Ky. (KBSI) – A juvenile faces a charge of second degree assault after a fight at the Mayfield Youth Development Center on Saturday, Oct. 15.

Kentucky State Police Post 1 received a call about 6 p.m. from the Department of Juvenile Justice Mayfield Youth Development Center reporting a physical altercation between juveniles at the facility.

After troopers arrived on scene, juveniles complied with orders and returned to their living units.

One juvenile was taken to the local hospital for injuries sustained during the fight.

Another juvenile faces one count of assault, 2nd degree. That juvenile was taken to the DJJ McCracken County Regional Juvenile Detention Center.

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