Teen arrested after hitting school employee in Chiefland

Published: Sep. 9, 2022 at 11:55 PM EDT
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CHIEFLAND, Fla. (WCJB) - A teenager in Levy County faces criminal charges after a fight at Chiefland Middle-High School.

Sheriff’s deputies arrested a 15-year-old male student for battery on a school employee.

Deputies say the teen was fighting another student when school officials got between them.

They say the 15-year-old hit a school employee who tried to break up the fight.

He was taken to jail and later released to the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice.

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