Video captures violent fight between student and teacher

PHILADELPHIA, PA (KRON) — A students and a high school English teacher got into a violent fight, and it was all caught on camera.

It all started when the 16-year-old student was late for class.

Witnesses said after the first period ended, fists were raised. That’s when the student threw the first punch. But the video shows both participating in the fight.

After the video was posted to social media, the student was charged with aggravated assault, the teacher has not been charged.

Police say the teacher tried to call security from his classroom but was unable to get help, and had to get stitches after the fight.

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