15-year-old student charged with assaulting pregnant teacher

GOOSE CREEK, SC (WCSC) - Police charged a 15-year-old boy accused of assaulting a pregnant teacher in Goose Creek Wednesday afternoon.

The Goose Creek Police Department responded to Stratford High School on 951 Crowfield Blvd. regarding the assault.

According to investigators, a teacher, who is nine-months pregnant, saw the student walking down the hallway with icing on his hair and face.

A police report states that after the boy refused to stop, the teacher stood in front of the student and told him that she needed to talk to him.

The boy then put both his hands on the teacher's arm and attempted to move her out of the way, according to investigators.

The teacher said she then tried to resist the student while requesting help using the school radio.

The boy was charged with assault and battery against school personel and was released to his mother's custody.

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