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3 injured, 4 arrested during ‘riot’ at Duluth’s The Hills

DULUTH, MN — About 20 clients at Duluth’s The Hills Youth and Family Services Center were allegedly involved in a “riot” Monday night that ended with three staff members injured and four teens arrested.

According to the Duluth Police Department, they received the original report around 9 p.m.

Police said a large group had barricaded themselves in a room and numerous smaller groups were roaming the building.

Three Woodland Hills staff members were injured during the incident and required no medical attention, according to police.

One 18-year-old male was arrested for Obstructing the Legal Process, and three other juveniles were arrested.

There is no word on the condition of the staff members as of Tuesday afternoon.

University of Minnesota Duluth Police, St. Louis County Sheriff, Minnesota State Patrol, and the Hermantown Police assisted Duluth Police during the incident.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

Briggs LeSavage

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