24 arrested in high school fight

October 3, 2008 3:17:23 PM PDT
Police took 24 students into custody after several fights break out at a Northwest Side high school. It happened at Foreman High School on Belmont and LeClaire. School officials say extra police were called in early Friday afternoon because several fights broke out.

The fight caused a lot of tension, so the students were dismissed room by room around 1 p.m.

Several people were hurt, but none of the injuries was serious.

The school says its adding extra security on monday.