Kirby High School student hospitalized, exposed to pepper spray at school

Kirby High Student exposed to pepper spray

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - A family tells us a Kirby High School student is in the hospital after being exposed to pepper spray at school!

Shelby County Schools confirms there were multiple altercations at the school this morning and pepper spray was used to “de-escalate” the situation.

Kirby High School was placed on lockdown for the rest of the day and extra officers stayed on campus.

SCS says the incident is now under investigation.

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