National & World News

Michigan lunch aide sentenced for hiring fourth-graders to beat up classmate

 

brook-shantavia-wilson-johnson

Brook Wilson-Johnson (Image Credit: FOX17 News)

 

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Brook Wilson-Johnson was sentenced to one week in jail Monday after paying two fourth-graders to beat up a classmate while working as a contracted cafeteria worker at Grand Rapids Public Schools.

The 19-year-old former lunch aide at Campus Elementary School previously pleaded guilty to giving the children a dollar to beat up a 9-year-old that cussed at her.

She was arrested in December 2013.

The boy did not suffer any major injuries but was reportedly a little roughed up, according to investigators.

Wilson-Johnson was given credit for one day served and will serve six additional days behind bars, according to the City Attorney’s Office.

She was also ordered to pay $1,100 in fines and fees and given one year of probation.

According to officials at the City Attorney’s Office, her attorney told the judge that she was pregnant at the time of the incident and may have acted out of character.

VIEW & ADD COMMENTS

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Advertisement

Advertisement