Kindergartener facing battery charges after punching teacher, police say

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A 7-year-old is facing preliminary charges for battery after allegedly punching a teacher in the nose.

Officers said the kindergarten student was in class at a North Indiana school when the incident happened.

The school said the child has a history of ADHD and autism. The mother said the teacher provoked her son which is why he punched her.

The prosecutor will decide whether the child will be formally charged.


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