Deputies: Student wraps belt around teacher's neck at Bethel High School

A 14-year-old boy has been arrested after Pierce County Sheriff's deputies say he put a belt around a teacher's neck.

The assault occurred around 9:15 a.m. at Bethel High School. A school resource deputy handled the incident and responded from Spanaway Lake High School.

The student was booked for second-degree assault and sent to Remann Hall Pierce County Juvenile Detention Center.

The teacher was not injured.

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