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4 Hospitalized After Pepper Spray Incident At Boulder High School

BOULDER, Colo. (CBS4) - Four people were rushed to the hospital after a Boulder High School student released pepper spray or mace into the air.

The incident happened on Friday afternoon in the student center. Four students were hospitalized and two students and two staff members were treated at the scene.

A 17-year-old student accused of releasing the spray is facing a misdemeanor charge of criminal use of a noxious substance.

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