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Former Hall Co. jail officer arrested for threatening student

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A former Hall County Sheriff's jail officer was arrested after she allegedly confronted and threatened a student Chestatee Middle School.

According to a Georgia Bureau of Investigation, Candy Wigner resigned prior to being terminated after the incident.

Wigner served with the sheriff's office from September, 2007 through October, 2013.

The investigation revealed that Wigner went to the school on Oct. 16, to have lunch with her child.

While in the school cafeteria, Wigner confronted a student about making derogatory comments about her daughter. Wigner's comments to the student were threatening, according to the GBI report.

She turned herself into the Hall County Jail and was booked on one count of disrupting a public school.

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