Students Suspended Following Bullying Incident

Posted at 9:56 PM, Aug 29, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-29 22:56:13-04

Three Summertown High School students have been suspended following a hazing and bullying incident in one of the school's dressing rooms.

According to the Lawrence Co. Director of Schools Johnny McDaniel, the incident happened on Aug. 23 in an athletic locker room.

School officials held a disciplinary hearing Monday morning over the incident that was said to involve bullying and harassment. They decided to suspend three students.

The students were suspended from school, kicked off the team and placed in the alternative school.