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6 students charged, 2 hurt in fight over seat in Citadel cafeteria

By Kevin Fitzsimmons, Web Producer
Published On: Sep 12 2012 07:00:00 PM CDT
Updated On: Sep 13 2012 04:54:03 PM CDT

Lunchtime turned chaotic today at Reading Intermediate High School -- the Citadel.

READING, Pa. -

Lunchtime turned chaotic Thursday at Reading Intermediate High School -- the Citadel.

Several officers responded to the school around 12:15 p.m. for the report of a large fight that resulted in two students being hurt, police said.

A 14-year-old boy will be charged with rioting and disorderly conduct, said police, adding that five others will face misdemeanor charges in juvenile court.

The fight, police said, started because someone took someone else's seat.