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Juvenile to be charged for assault on Tazewell County teacher

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A juvenile student is charged in the assault on a substitute teacher at Tazewell High School. A juvenile student is charged in the assault on a substitute teacher at Tazewell High School.

TAZEWELL, VA (WVVA) Police in the Town of Tazewell have confirmed that a juvenile student at Tazewell High School will be charged in connection with the assault on a substitute teacher.

According to Police Chief DeWitt Cooper, a juvenile petition has been filed against the student. Cooper says the assault took place on Thursday and another student broke it up. 

A juvenile petition has also been filed against a student at Tazewell Middle School for making a bomb threat on Friday. There were two additional bomb threats made last week at Tazewell Middle School and Tazewell High School. The students involved in making the threats face charges and expulsion from school. 

Look for more information on this story tonight on The Two Virginias CW at 10 and  WVVA News at 11. 

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