PITTSYLVANIA COUNTY, Va. – A child faces a charge in juvenile court after an incident where a student was allegedly choked by other students.
Authorities have been investigating the incident that took place on school bus in Pittsylvania County.
A video circulating social media, allegedly of the incident in question, has been shared thousands of times. It shows a child being grabbed and jerked around by his hoodie.
A juvenile petition is being issued and served. It alleges one count of assault and battery, according to Devin Taylor, Pittsylvania County investigator.
A court date has not been scheduled.