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Athens Drive student accused of assaulting teacher

Posted June 3, 2011 2:27 p.m. EDT
Updated June 3, 2011 2:28 p.m. EDT

— An Athens Drive High School student was charged Friday with assault on a school employee after a fight.

According to an arrest warrant, Christian Alexander Suggs, 17, of 105 Ribbon Lane, punched an employee on the right side of the head while she was trying to break up a fight Friday morning.

Suggs was also charged with simple assault after punching another person in the head, the warrant states.

He was given a $3,000 secured bond and is scheduled to be in court on the charges next month.