CHICAGO - Chicago police were called to Steinmetz College Prep Wednesday afternoon following two unrelated incidents.
In one incident, a person discharged pepper spray during a physical altercation inside the building. According to the Chicago Fire Department, five students were transported to an area hospital as a result.
All students involved will be okay, the school said.
In another incident, the school went on a lockdown after receiving a report that someone had a knife at the school.
Chicago police and the CPS Office of Safety and Security responded to the school and a pocket knife was secured.
The lockdown was then lifted.
No one was injured in that incident.