Akron Public Schools release statement following shocking middle school fight (video)

Akron Public Schools release statement following shocking middle school fight (video)

AKRON, OH (WOIO) - We received a tip from a parent about a fight at Innes Middle School in Akron.

The videos below show her 12-year-old son being attacked in class.

The mother, Autumn Zirkle was disgusted at what she saw, adding “They failed to protect my son.”

Akron Public Schools released a statement following Friday’s incident:

"We are conducting a thorough investigation into Friday's incident and will talk to all parties involved to find out exactly what occurred.  The classroom teacher acted properly by calling the school resource officer to intervene and by calling parents.  
Mark Williamson, Director Marketing Communications APS

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