Teacher Accused Of Putting Plastic Bag Over Girl’s Head During Class







” A fourth-grade teacher at Rosewood Elementary School in Los Angeles was charged today with a felony count of child abuse for allegedly putting a plastic bag over a 10-year-old girl’s head in class.

  Thelmo Garcia, 37, is scheduled to be arraigned today in a downtown Los Angeles courtroom.

  Garcia allegedly placed a plastic bag over the girl’s head during class Feb. 5, then removed the bag after several seconds, according to the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office.

  Garcia was arrested Wednesday off campus. He has remained jailed since then in lieu of $100,000 bail, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Inmate Information Center website.”


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