(KMOV.com) – Police are investigating claims a teacher’s aide battered a student at Douglas Elementary School in Belleville.
Belleville police told News 4 they hope to have their investigation completed by mid-February. The incident allegedly took place during the last week in January. The teacher’s aide in question has been suspended.
Belleville School District Superintendent Matt Klosterman said the district has an excellent screening and background check system in place for all employees.