NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Dozens of New Rochelle High School students were detained by New Rochelle Police looking for weapons following a melee at a popular pizza spot across the street from the school.
The victim was eating alone at Gemmelli Pizzeria at 752 North Avenue when witnesses say a group of students attacked the student. The students involved in the melee smashed wine bottles, threw chairs and used utensils as weapons.
One student suffered a deep laceration to the hand. A school district employee accompanied the wounded student in an ambulance to a local hospital.