Police arrest teacher after altercation with student

LAFAYETTE, LA (KLFY) - A teacher at Lafayette Middle School was arrested Friday for allegedly hurting a student.

John Breaux, 22, was arrested by police after reports surface that Breaux pushed a 13-year-old student over a piece of furniture.

The student suffered a broken leg from the incident.

Breaux was charged with second degree battery. He was also suspended with pay since incident happened.

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