15-year-old arrested following fight, swinging a knife around

ROCKFORD (WREX) — A teenage boy was taken into custody following a fight on Monday night.

Rockford Police say it happened around 9:45 in the 1800 block of Green St.

When officers arrived on scene, they say there was a large group of people, including someone swinging a knife around.

Police say no one was hurt and a 15-year-old juvenile was taken into custody without incident.

The teen is charged with unlawful use of a weapon and aggravated assault with a knife.

The juvenile was lodged in the Juvenile Detention Center.

Andrew Carrigan

Andrew Carrigan

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