Gallery Place Metro brawl leads to several arrests (video)

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A large Metro station brawl between students from two D.C. high schools was caught on camera Friday.

It happened around 4 p.m. at the Gallery Place-Chinatown Metro station. Officials say it was a result of an ongoing rivalry between students from McKinley Tech and Woodrow Wilson high schools.

A Metro spokesperson says Metro Transit Police were tipped off about a possible incident during a conference call before the fight.

Because the brawl was so large, more police officers were called for backup.

About six juveniles were arrested.

Warning: The video from YouTube may be offensive to some.

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