Two Rapid City schools briefly placed on secure status due to nearby stabbing

RAPID CITY, S.D. — North Middle School and Knollwood Elementary were briefly placed on secure status Wednesday morning while Rapid City police investigate a nearby stabbing.

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According to Communications Manager Katy Urban, the two schools went into secure status at approximately 12:10 p.m. “due to law enforcement activity in the area.”

Spokesperson for the Rapid City Police Department Brendyn Medina says a person was stabbed near North Maple Street and Surfwood Drive. The victim was transported to Monument Health Rapid City Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Medina says the victim is not cooperative with law enforcement and no one is in custody at this time.

The secure status was lifted at approximately 12:25 p.m.

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