TTAPR on November 30th, 2010

A 15-year-old Wisconsin high school sophomore has died today from a self-inflicted gunshot after police said he held a teacher and 23 classmates hostage for more than five hours. The student was identified as Samuel Hengel. On Monday afternoon, police received a phone call from the principal of Marinette High School, in Marinette, Wisc., alerting [...]

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TTAPR on November 30th, 2010

Police said three students were arrested Monday after a lunch hour fight at Hoover High School in Des Moines. Police said Devin Hurd had an altercation with another student. They said when a staff member tried to step in to stop the fight, the staff member was assaulted. Hurd was charged with assault causing injury [...]

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TULSA, Oklahoma – Tulsa Public School students returned to class after a long holiday break Monday, but two Will Rogers High School students may be sitting out a little longer. A fight between two female students at the Tulsa high school sent one of them to a local hospital. EMSA says it responded around 10 a.m. [...]

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TTAPR on November 30th, 2010

Bullying at school is a problem we hear a lot about. But not often is it caught on tape. A West Palm Beach attorney has released cell phone video shot by a student of a bullying incident at Jeaga Middle School Oct. 27. The video in a 7th-grade math class shows 13-year-old student Joshua Poole [...]

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TTAPR on November 25th, 2010

A clip on YouTube has become the topic of discussion at Henderson County High School. That video, which already has more than 1,000 hits after being posted late last week, shows a 16-year-old student walking up behind a 17-year-old in the school’s cafeteria, hitting him, and knocking him to the ground. After about ten seconds, [...]

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TTAPR on November 25th, 2010

After a fight broke out at a local high school, parents of one of the teen believes harsher charges should have been filed against the other. But officials say both of the teens are to blame. Eric and Jennifer Edwards were in disbelief when they learned their 15-year-old son was involved in a fight at [...]

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TTAPR on November 25th, 2010

Another person has been arrested as part of the investigation into a fight at a Fairfield high school that left a man dead. The Solano County District Attorney’s Office charged 19-year-old Claude Washington on Tuesday with murder in the Oct. 11 death of Jamal Thornton at Armijo High School. Authorities say the 29-year-old Thornton was [...]

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A teenager who plead guilty to third-degree sexual assault of a juvenile was sentenced Friday afternoon to 3-5 years in prison. Prosecutors say the victim, who was 12 at the time, was a roommate of the now 19-year-old Darius Kellum at a group home in the Rockbrook area. A 15-year-old was also involved in the [...]

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Seven students are suspended after a week of fights — at least one racially motivated — at Ashland High School. Superintendent Keith Hilts said police from the city and the Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa, along with Bad River Chairman Mike Wiggins, were at the school Thursday. Their presence was meant to quell [...]

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TTAPR on November 20th, 2010

Four students were arrested Thursday morning in connection with a gang-related fight at Damonte Ranch High School in Reno. The Reno Gazette-Journal reports 3 of the students fought another student in a school restroom at about 8 a.m. Washoe County School District officials say a district police officer had to call for backup help from [...]

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