BUCKHANNON — A video which circulated on Facebook last week showing one boy punching another boy in the face was brought to the attention of Upshur County Schools administration.
Superintendent Scott Lampinen said Friday afternoon, “We have been made aware of it. We are actively working with school and law enforcement officials and we will take all the appropriate steps.”
Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School’s Prevention Resource Officer C.J. Day was investigating, according to Lampinen.
People who saw the video on Facebook notified school officials, according to Lampinen.
“We appreciate the calls we received,” he said.
Lampinen said he did not know the date the actual incident occurred. The video had been posted to Facebook on Saturday, April 6.
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