Woman facing charges after alleged assault on N.L. elementary school principal

Published on March 20, 2013

NORTH RIVER, N.L. - RCMP in eastern Newfoundland say a woman faces charges after a parent allegedly assaulted the principal of her child’s elementary school.

Officers were called to a disturbance at All Hallows Elementary School in North River on Tuesday afternoon.

The Mounties say no one was hurt and they do not believe the safety of students was compromised at any time.

Investigators are trying to determine what led to the alleged assault.

Const. Gregory Francis says a 30-year-old woman faces charges of assault, uttering threats and causing a disturbance.

She is due in court on May 22.