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Wakefield High School Fight Under Investigation

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RALEIGH, N.C. — An incident between a school resource officer and a student at Wakefield High School is now under investigation.

Joyce Partin, the student's mother, said the officer hurt her son Tuesday.

Partin said her son and another boy were in a fight, but it was over when the officer arrived. Partin said the officer slammed her son to the ground and he had a seizure.

The teen was treated at a hospital and will be fine.

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