A 13-year-old boy was warned that fighting will not be tolerated, an Archbold police report states.
Police were called to the south park, in the 300 block of West St., about 3:53 pm, Tuesday, Nov. 8, for a report of juveniles fighting. Although the suspect and the alleged victim, both 13- year-old Archbold boys, were gone when officers arrived, police located them at their homes.
The alleged victim told offi cers the suspect struck him in the face with a closed fist, and that a bystander had broken up the fight.
The alleged victim’s parents did not wish to file charges.
When police spoke to the suspect, they told him fighting will not be tolerated, and he could be charged.
“The suspect stated that it would not happen again,” the report states.