Richland County Sheriff’s Department


RCSD arrests a 15 yr old student for assault

Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott announced the arrest of a 15-year old male student who has been charged with assault.  

On Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at 11629 Broad River Road (Academy for Success) a student, after being removed from class, returned and struck the male victim (teacher) in the face with a closed fist multiple times. The student then fled the area on foot; he was located and arrested on Peppers Way without incident.

The victim suffered non-life threatening injuries and was treated by the school nurse; the student was transported to the Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center.    

March 14, 2018

5623 Two Notch Road 
Columbia, South Carolina 29223 
(803) 576-3000 phone (803) 576-3195 fax

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