Teachers Injured and Student Arrested After Middle School Assault
DES MOINES, Iowa -- Police arrested a Des Moines middle school student for assaulting two teachers and a counselor Tuesday. According to the police report, the student threatened to assault a classmate. A teacher stepped in and was punched in the face and chest causing a bloody nose. Another teacher who tried to intervene was hit on the left side of her neck. Attempting to calm the student a third woman, the school counselor, was punched four times in her chest and face, breaking her glasses. It took two men to restrain the student who was then taken to the Juvenile Detention Center.