A teacher at Aristotle Preparatory Academy in west Charlotte was arrested for allegedly assaulting a child at the school April 24.
According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police, 55-year-old Teresa Jackson reportedly grabbed a child's wrist and pushed a book into their chest.
Police say the incident happened Monday morning around 7:26 a.m. on the school's campus.
Jackson was arrested Friday and charged with misdemeanor assault on a child under the age of 12.
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As of Sunday, Jackson was listed on the school's website as a kindergarten teacher.
No other information has been released.