(HOUSTON) — A Houston-area substitute teacher was reportedly assaulted by a student.
According to a statement from Aldine Independent School District, a 16-year-old boy is charged with injury to an elderly person.
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It happened Thursday at Nimitz High School.
“A substitute teacher confiscated the student’s cell phone,” the district’s statement read. “The student is accused of physically shoving the substitute teacher to the ground and then retrieving his cell phone.”
Other students saw – and reportedly got video – of the incident. Aldine ISD said those students immediately reported it to school officials, who then called for an ambulance and the campus-based police officer.
The substitute teacher, who is a retired Aldine teacher, was treated at an area hospital and then released.
NEWS 92 FM has seen two videos of this incident, but we are working to track down their sources so we can confirm they are legitimate. When we do, we’ll post video here.
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