Irvington students arrested in teacher assault

March 3, 2011 3:37:16 AM PST
Four New Jersey high school students are under arrest and charged with assaulting a teacher.

Police say the teacher was trying to break up a fight at Irvington High School when he was punched, kicked and thrown against a wall.

He was taken to the hospital, treated for minor injuries and released.

A 16-year-old girl and a 14-year-old boy are among the four students charged with aggravated assault.

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