Lenoir County elementary teacher accused of assaulting student

Lenoir County elementary teacher accused of assaulting student

Lenoir County deputies have charged Crystal Taylor with assault on a child under 12.

La GRANGE, N.C. (WITN) – An elementary school teacher is accused of assaulting a child at her school.

Lenoir County deputies have charged Crystal Taylor with assault on a child under 12.

Taylor, who is 53 years old and lives in Kinston, is a second grade teacher at La Grange Elementary School.

Deputies say on Friday they were notified of a potential assault of the student.

The assault was reported by school administrators, and Taylor has been suspended without pay from her job at La Grange Elementary.

The woman was hired in August 2013 and the school system said she’s had no previous disciplinary actions.

Crystal Taylor

Crystal Taylor

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