Cornwall student charged with assaulting EA

(Newswatch Group/File)

CORNWALL – A Cornwall teen is accused of assaulting an educational assistant and threatening a counsellor.

City police say the 15-year-old girl was arrested yesterday (March 9, 2016) and charged with assault, threats and breach of probation for failing to keep the peace.

The youth is accused of pulling the assistants hair during a school function and threatening to punch a counsellor.

Police did not say at what school the assault took place.

The teen – who can’t be identified because of her age – was held for a bail hearing.