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Teacher in Lindsay charged with assaulting student

KAWARTHA LAKES-Kawartha Lakes Police have charged a teacher in Lindsay with assaulting a student.

Police say on Friday January 25 the City of Kawartha Lakes Police Service received the report of an assault that had occurred the previous day at King Albert Public School in Lindsay.

A member of the police service’s Criminal Investigation Branch was assigned to investigate the allegation. As a result, a female teacher employed at the school has been charged with one count of assault.

The victim, who is a student of the school did not suffer physical injuries as a result of the assault and the City of Kawartha Lakes Police Service believe this was an isolated incident.

The accused will appear at the Ontario Court of Justice, located at 440 Kent Street west in Lindsay on March 7, 2019. The name of the accused is not being released in order to protect the identity of the victim according to police.

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Pamela Vanmeer
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Pamela VanMeer is a two time winner of the prestigious Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) Award. Her investigative reports on abuse in Long Term Care Homes garnered international attention for the issue and won the Ron Laidlaw Award. She is a former reporter and anchor at CHEX News, now Global Peterborough and helped launch the New CHEX Daily, a daily half hour talk show. While at CHCH News in Hamilton she covered some of the biggest news stories of the day.

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