15-year-old Chesterfield student charged with assaulting teacher

15-year-old Chesterfield student charged with assaulting teacher

CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) - A Chesterfield student threw a backpack and two chairs at a teacher Tuesday, sending the teacher to the hospital.

Chesterfield police said a 15-year-old male student at Thomas Dale High School assaulted the teacher, damaged a school laptop and pulled a fire alarm.

The teacher’s glasses were broken in the incident and was transported to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

A juvenile criminal complaint was filed against the student on charges of disorderly conduct in a school, assault, false alarm and two counts of vandalism.

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