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      Riverdale teacher charged for behavior in surveillance video

      Williams declined to comment Monday. A message left with her attorney was not immediately returned.

      HANCOCK COUNTY -- A kindergarten teacher has been charged with child endangerment after a surveillance video appeared to show her grabbing one of her student's face and pushing him against a wall.


      Prosecutors on Monday filed a misdemeanor charge against Barbara Williams. As a result, the teacher at Riverdale Local Schools was suspended for 10 days without pay for the remainder of the school year.


      Ian Nelson, the 6-year-old in the video, doesn't want anything to do with it, according to his parents.


      The boy's parents said the the teacher should get fired.

      WATCH: NBC24 spoke to the family; teacher suspended for behavior in surveillance video

      According to Riverdale Local Schools Superintendent Eric Hoffman has said he apologized to the parents and called the incident unfortunate.


      Hoffman said Williams is a 14-year district veteran with no past issues.


      The Findlay City Municipal Court indicated no court date has been set as of this time. Officials have to issue her a summons to court.


      Williams declined to comment Monday. A message left with her attorney was not immediately returned.


      (The Associated Press contributed to this report.)

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