Police: St. Paul Student Choked Teacher Until he Passed Out
Police say a 16-year-old student allegedly slammed a teacher against the wall, choked him until he passed out and slammed him against the floor for trying to break up a fight.
Authorities say the teacher suffered a traumatic brain injury.
St. Paul Police were called to Central High School around 10:30 Friday morning on reports of an assault.
Authorities also say the student’s 15-year-old brother allegedly punched the assistant principal during the fight in the lunchroom
Both teens were arrested.
The 16-year-old was charged with felony third Degree Assault.
The 15-year-old has been charged with 4th degree Assault and Obstructing the Legal Process.