Posted on March 11, 2022

Police Investigating Fight Involving Students, Teacher at DeSoto West Middle School

NBCDFW, March 10, 2022

The Desoto Police Department is investigating a fight that took place on Thursday at DeSoto West Middle School.

According to the DeSoto Police Department, officers have been made aware of several videos circulating on social media depicting an altercation between a teacher and several students.

One video shows an educator bleeding from the head and throwing chairs in a classroom. The events preceding the altercation are not clear at this time.

According to DeSoto ISD, the actions of those featured in the video are not reflective of the larger body of DeSoto ISD students and staff.

Police said in response to the videos, there will be a larger police presence at Desoto West {snip}