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HERMISTON — The Hermiston Police Department reported a fight and arrests at Hermiston’s skate park. This took place around noon, Friday, May 27.

According to HPD, officers went to the the park, which is adjacent to Hermiston High School, in response to a report of students fighting.

“Upon arriving in the area, it was learned the two primary female parties involved in the altercation were known to each other, and one of them was alleged to have been struck on the head (with an object reported as a closed folding knife) by the other,” according to the statement the department posted on its Facebook page.

The department stated there are neither allegations nor evidence of anyone being stabbed with a knife.

“Arrests have been made in this incident, which is believed to be an isolated incident involving persons known to each other (and NOT gang related),” the statement concluded. “We do not believe there is any danger to the public related to this incident.”

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