Marion schools fire teacher accused in child-choking incident

An East Marion Junior High School math teacher has been fired for allegedly choking a 12-year old student.

7 ON YOUR SIDE has learned that 26-year old Jeremy Nunn was terminated Thursday, after being placed on administrative leave since the incident which allegedly happened Tuesday.

We spoke with the child's parents, who say they are pressing charges against the teacher.

7 ON YOUR SIDE will keep you updated on this developing story.