Special needs student allegedly slapped by Aurora Public Schools employee
AURORA, Colo. -- Aurora Public Schools issued a statement Tuesday afternoon after allegations surfaced that a young special-needs child was slapped while riding on a school bus. Information from police said the child, who the family's attorney said is 7 years old, was struck by paraprofessional Corey Coburn on a bus at East 12th Avenue and Ironton Street about noon Monday.