Clovis Police Investigating Allegations of a Teacher Slapping a Student

By Martin Barbosa

Published 04/24 2014 03:28PM

Updated 04/24 2014 04:00PM

CLOVIS -- Clovis Police and the school district are looking into claims a middle school teacher slapped a student during class.

The alleged incident happened at gattis middle school, last week.

A parent claims their 13-year-old son was slapped across the face after making a joke during gym class.

The teacher was placed on administrative leave, last week but is now back to work.

So far, no charges have been filed. 

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