ROCK HILL, SC (WBTV)- A Rock Hill school teacher has resigned his position after police say he assaulted a student.
Daniel Johns, the school teacher at Rosewood Elementary charged with assault and battery 3rd offense after a student told police Johns grabbed her arm so hard it caused a bruise, has resigned from his position, according to the Rock Hill School District.
His resignation was approved by the school board on April 22nd.
Johns applied for a Pretrial Intervention Program in court earlier this month.
According to a Rock Hill police report, officers were called to Rosewood Elementary at 12:15 p.m. on Wednesday, March 27th.
That's when officers learned that between 7:30 a.m. and 7:40 a.m. Johns reportedly assaulted a 9-year-old girl.