School teacher arrested for assaulting scholar in school room

ROCKDALE COUNTY, Ga. (CBS46) — A instructor at Salem Best Faculty in Conyers has been arrested and charged with simple battery after reportedly hitting a 14-year-old pupil.

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In line with the Rockdale County Sheriff’s Place of business, 44-year-old Marquette Thinn of Lawrenceville was once spotted on a video recorded Jan. 21 pushing a 14-year-old male pupil to the bottom of a study room filled with other students during a verbal altercation.


The scholar complained of wrist pain following the incident.

Rockdale County Public Schools sent the following statement:

As you are mindful, we will be able to no longer comment on personnel problems; on the other hand, we art work diligently to research all allegations of employee misconduct.  Rockdale County Public Schools (RCPS) expects all group of workers to conduct themselves professionally and ethically to supply a excellent educating and learning surroundings for college students and group of workers. 

The Rockdale County Sheriff’s Place of business says it takes any crime involving a pupil seriously and the incident is still beneath investigation. If any individual has any more information, they will have to contact RCSO at 770-278-8000.