Newton County teacher accused of choking student - CBS46 News

Newton County teacher accused of choking student

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Source: Newton County Sheriff's Office Source: Newton County Sheriff's Office
NEWTON COUNTY, GA (CBS46) -

A Newton County middle school teacher was arrested and charged after being accused of choking a student.

Jacob Hoke, a Liberty Middle School teacher, has been charged with cruelty to children, disorderly conduct, and battery.

Authorities arrived at the school Friday, January 5, 2018 and was told a 13-year-old student was choked by Hoke.

Hoke bonded out of the Newton County Jail January 18.

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