Elementary school principal assaulted by parent

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Posted at 4:57 PM, Apr 21, 2022
and last updated 2022-04-21 20:05:18-04

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office is investigating after the principal of an elementary school was assaulted by the parent of a student.

Deputies say the principal of Glenellen Elementary School was physically assaulted Thursday afternoon.

It happened during a meeting between the principal and a parent of a student.

Deputies say the incident was captured by the school's surveillance system.

The parent took off from the school before law enforcement arrived on scene.