GMS Bullying Incident

A Gretna Middle School student was choked by his peers while on the school bus recently.

A video was released on Facebook that allegedly shows the student being choked with his hoodie by girls who are laughing. 

According to news reports, local police are investigating the incident and have talked with the victim and his family. The alleged offenders have been identified are being charged with assault and battery charges. No names were released to the public because all involved are alleged juveniles.

A court date has not yet been scheduled.