Sheriff’s office: Juveniles charged after assaulting custodian at Marion County middle school
MARION COUNTY, S.C. (WMBF) – Two young kids are facing serious charges after authorities said they assaulted a school custodian in Marion County.
The Marion County Sheriff’s Office said the assault happened on Tuesday at Johnakin Middle School.
The two juveniles are facing third-degree assault and battery charges.
The custodian suffered a minor injury.
According to the sheriff’s office, the case will now be forwarded to the Department of Juvenile Justice.
The Marion County School District released the follwoing statement:
“There was an incident at Johnakin Middle School that resulted in a custodian being pushed and falling over custodial equipment. The matter was handled according to the District’s Code of Conduct and referred to law enforcement for review.”
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