Teacher arrested for allegedly assaulting student near Sierra Vista

(Source: CCSO)
Published: May. 11, 2019 at 7:58 PM MST
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TUCSON, AZ (KOLD News 13) - Deputies responded to reports of an assault at a school near Sierra Vista, Friday May 10, according Cochise County Sheriff’s Department.

The release shared Saturday stated first responders requested medical help to Coronado School for a teacher.

Deputies learned the Walter Benny, 50, allegedly assaulted a 14-year-old boy before having a medical issue, according to the release.

Benny, a substitute teacher, was transported to the hospital then arrested for assault.

The sheriff’s office is still investigating what happened.

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