A Texas school principal and mayor made a joint statement following a viral video showing a student being arrested and tasered in Little Elm during student-led protests.
The videoCurtis Cornelious, Little Elm Mayor, and Little Elm ISD Superintendent Daniel Gallagher claimed that three officers were assaulted, one of which was reportedly spat upon.
This statement comes just days after four students were detained at Little Elm High School. Students protested against the assault of another student. Dallas Morning NewsAnd the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reported.
“What led to Friday’s student protest touches us to the core of who we are, and we need to find a way to restore the confidence that you need so that we can all move forward,” the school district said in a response. pronunciation.
They stated that they would hold a listening session on the 30th of November.