Student charged after Henrico school employee injured trying to break up fight
HENRICO, Va. (WWBT) - A Henrico County Public Schools employee was injured while breaking up a fight at a school.
The district said there was a fight between students at Varina High School on Wednesday.
Police said the incident caused a large police and EMS response at the school during the school’s lunch hour.
An employee helping to separate students was hit and received a cut to the forehead. The employee was taken to the hospital and is expected to be OK.
A student, 18-year-old Taylor Nicholas Goodman, was charged with malicious wounding.
The school stayed in a “lock and teach” for the rest of the day to prevent further disruption.
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