Autistic student jumped by group of teens in El Reno - KSWO 7News | Breaking News, Weather and Sports

Autistic student jumped by group of teens in El Reno

EL RENO, OK (KWTV)- A special needs student was beat up by a group of teenagers in El Reno. According to KWTV, during a verbal argument, the student with autism used a racial slur against another student which led to a physical altercation.

The nine seconds of the fight was captured on Snapchat shows the initial punch; the boy with autism immediately falls to the ground and curls up as more students jump in and continue kicking and punching him.

The El Reno Police Department confirms that a 13 and 14-year-old will be charged with assault and battery. El Reno Public Schools is conducting an investigation alongside police. Two of the four teens positively identified which are students.

KWTV says that November Mullican, another student, stopped the 20-second altercation.

“I was mad. I was really, really mad,” said Mullican, whose brother has autism. “It really broke my heart.”

During the fight, Mullican walks in, tells the teens to back away and is pushed in the process. She says dozens of kids just stood around watching.

Information provided by KWTV.

  • Local NewsNewsMore>>

  • Zuckerberg: Holocaust deniers won't be banned from Facebook

    Zuckerberg: Holocaust deniers won't be banned from Facebook

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 6:08 PM EDT2018-07-18 22:08:46 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:57 AM EDT2018-07-19 09:57:15 GMT
    Mark Zuckerberg says he doesn't believe Holocaust denial content should be banned from Facebook. (Source: CNN)Mark Zuckerberg says he doesn't believe Holocaust denial content should be banned from Facebook. (Source: CNN)

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says that while he finds Holocaust denial "deeply offensive," he doesn't believe that such content should be banned from Facebook.

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says that while he finds Holocaust denial "deeply offensive," he doesn't believe that such content should be banned from Facebook.

  • FBI Director Wray says Russia continues to sow discord in US

    FBI Director Wray says Russia continues to sow discord in US

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 8:09 PM EDT2018-07-19 00:09:49 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:57 AM EDT2018-07-19 09:57:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Sept. 28, 2017, file photo, FBI Director Chris Wray speaks at his installation ceremony at the FBI Building in Washington. Wray is dismissing Russia President Vladimir Putin’s denial of election meddling. ...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Sept. 28, 2017, file photo, FBI Director Chris Wray speaks at his installation ceremony at the FBI Building in Washington. Wray is dismissing Russia President Vladimir Putin’s denial of election meddling. ...
    FBI Director Christopher Wray is dismissing Russia President Vladimir Putin's denial of election meddling.
    FBI Director Christopher Wray is dismissing Russia President Vladimir Putin's denial of election meddling.
  • Sex abuse victims join hands, accept courage award at ESPYs

    Sex abuse victims join hands, accept courage award at ESPYs

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 11:20 PM EDT2018-07-19 03:20:36 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:27 AM EDT2018-07-19 09:27:39 GMT
    (Photo by Phil McCarten/Invision/AP) Former gymnast Sarah Klein, former Michigan State softball player Tiffany Thomas Lopez and gymnast Aly Raisman, from left in front, and others who suffered sexual abuse accept the Arthur Ashe Award for Courage.(Photo by Phil McCarten/Invision/AP) Former gymnast Sarah Klein, former Michigan State softball player Tiffany Thomas Lopez and gymnast Aly Raisman, from left in front, and others who suffered sexual abuse accept the Arthur Ashe Award for Courage.

    The women who spoke out against the abuse by Larry Nassar stood together Wednesday night in a powerful and solemn closing to the show highlighting the past year's top athletes and moments in sports.

    The women who spoke out against the abuse by Larry Nassar stood together Wednesday night in a powerful and solemn closing to the show highlighting the past year's top athletes and moments in sports.

Powered by Frankly