District response to accusation against North College Hill teacher: 'No such incident took place'

NORTH COLLEGE HILL, OH (FOX19) - A mother in North College Hill has filed a police report claiming her son was grabbed by a teacher during recess Tuesday afternoon.

The mother, who asked not to be identified, said she spoke to her son at the end of the school day and he complained that his arm hurt.

The alleged incident, according to the mother, started when her son bumped another child playing basketball at North College Hill Elementary. Police tell FOX19 NOW an investigation is underway.

Gene Blalock, the superintendent of North College Hill City Schools, released this statement on the matter:

Dear Parents and Community Members,

The teacher did not respond to a request for comment on this story.

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