Muscle Shoals teacher fired for alleged improper conduct

Muscle Shoals teacher fired for alleged improper conduct

MUSCLE SHOALS, AL (WAFF) - The Muscle Shoals school board agreed to terminate a fourth grade teacher at McBride Elementary School.

Blake Jarmon was on paid administrative leave pending the outcome of an investigation into alleged improper conduct. The investigation started after a parent complained that Jarmon had squeezed his son's shoulder and left a bruise.

WAFF 48's news partners at the Times Daily report that the incident happened during a fire drill back in late October.

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