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School security upped after 6 students are arrested in lunchtime melee
School security upped after 6 students are arrested in lunchtime melee

Righetti High School officials will increase security and classes will resume Thursday after lunchtime fights led to six student arrests Wednesday, the school district said in a statement. The district did not elaborate on the new security measures. The Santa Maria Joint Unified School District said those responsible for the fights, which led to a lockdown and the cancellation of classes, will be disciplined. School district officials said the first fight started at about 12:30 p.m. between two female students. A second brawl erupted between two male students. A large crowd gathered around a campus-based Santa Barbara County sheriff's deputy who tried to intervene....

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