Teacher now facing charges after Glenn Hills Middle School altercation

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Monday, May 20, 2019

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) -- A teacher is now facing charges after getting into an altercation with a student at a local school.

News 12 found out Friday that a teacher at Glenn Hills was put on paid leave after tackling a student.

The Richmond County School System says they approved an arrest warrant for the teacher, Akenga Smith. He can now be charged with Simple Battery.

Check back with News 12 for the latest in this developing story.

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