VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) -- A teacher at Landstown Middle School has been charged with simple assault following an incident with a student, police say.
Daniel Garland Board, 46, was arrested Oct. 3 and charged for the alleged assault that took place around 8 a.m. on Sept. 16 at Landstown Middle School, according to police.
No injuries were reported.
Lauren Nolasco with Virginia Public Schools issued the following statement:
School administration is aware of Daniel Board’s arrest, and the incident is currently under investigation with the school division as well. Mr. Board started with VBCPS as a math teacher on Aug. 22, 2016. He was removed from the classroom and placed on unpaid administrative leave for the course of the investigation.
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