Arrest of teacher at Louisiana school board meeting gains national attention, reaction

Teacher escorted out of building in handcuffs  KATC

Deyshia Hargrave, the teacher arrested at last night's Vermilion School Board meeting, has been charged with resisting an officer and entry/remain on premises after being forbidden according to the Abbeville Police arrest report.

When she voluntarily left the room, the officer jumped into action in the hallway, forcing Hargrave to the ground and handcuffing her. He escorted her to his squad vehicle and then radioed the Abbeville Police Department to send a patrol unit.

The board member said what was on the agenda was the superintendent's new contract and members of the audience answer back, "with a raise".

"I have a serious issue with a superintendent or any person of leadership getting any type of raise", she said at the meeting.

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Outside, Hargrave, the city marshal and several concerned meeting attendees wait around as the teacher is told she's being arrested.

Hargrave also expressed frustration that "performance goals" were cited as the reason for the raise when teachers are responsible for helping the school system reach those goals.

Reggie replied, "You are going to leave, or I am going to remove you", while putting his hand on his handcuffs.

The director of Vermillion Parish schools, of which Rene Rost Middle School is a piece of, told KATC-TV that the school board won't squeeze charges against Hargrave.

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The National Education Association reported that Louisiana saw the largest decrease in average public school teacher salary between 2014 and 2015, with the average salary for the 2015-2016 school year coming out to approximately $47,000.

Hargrave, her school, Puyau, Fontana, and the city marshal's office did not respond to BuzzFeed News's request for comment.

It's misty if the marshal got orders from board individuals or in the event that he was following up on his own.

No charges were filed against Hargrave.

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