A 12-year-old Wallaceburg student has been charged with assault, according to Chatham-Kent police.
Police responded to an assault complaint at a school in Wallaceburg on Monday and learned that a student had assaulted a school official. The student was suspended and left the school property before the police arrived.
Last night, police located the student and he was charged with assault. The 12-year-old Wallaceburg boy will be required to attend court on Nov. 28.