VIDEO: Student assaults teacher

VIDEO: Student assaults teacher
Student shown grabbing teacher

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - A video showing an incident involving a ninth-grade student and his 62 year-old teacher in a New Jersey high school has gone viral.


According to Peterson Press, the incident has resulted in the student being arrested and charged with third-degree aggravated assault.

The incident happened after the teacher allegedly confiscated the student's cellphone .

The student is shown in the video grabbing the teacher before wrestling him to the ground. The video ends with the student grabbing something off of the ground and students shouting "security".