COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – The Muscogee County School District is responding to allegations of a student being "slammed against the wall" by a teacher at J.D. Davis Elementary School.
According to a police report, a student was taken to the emergency room after complaining of pain in his left arm to his grandmother.
The student told her that his music teacher grabbed him by the arm and "slammed him against the wall" while at the school.
The student told police that he got into an argument with another student and during the argument, he started cursing loudly, and that's when the teacher got involved.
He also told police that the teacher accused him of pushing her and that is why he was slammed into the wall.
The grandmother reported that she was informed by the principal at the school that an investigation would follow from this incident.
The Muscogee County School District released the following statement regarding the incident:
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