16-year-old student arrested after allegedly punching teacher in the head

Elias Hubbard
August 24, 2017

One week into the school year, a student has been arrested for attacking a teacher in the middle of class.

The shocking cell phone footage captures the moment the 16-year-old lunges at his teacher, punching him and knocking him to the ground, and then continuing the beating.

The video shows a student punching a teacher several times in the head. That student, not just in trouble with the school.but also with police.

The man falls to the ground as the teen keeps hitting him.

The student was arrested at the school and faces possible charges of battery to a school district official.

According to Fox6, the circumstances behind the fight aren't clear, but at the beginning of the video, the teacher and the student appeared to be arguing before the confrontation turned violent.

The news station reports injuries sustained during the incident are not life-threatening. "Actions like this need criminal charges to send a message, and hold the student responsible for their reckless and risky behavior", Milwaukee Alderman Bob Donovan said in a statement.

Other reports by Click Lancashire

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