Boy, 16, arrested after punching his teacher

A 16-year-old boy from Tira was arrested on Thursday after he punched one his high school teachers during recess. According to reports, the boy had been playing soccer with his friend when the teacher made a comment about his behavior. At that point, the boy attacked the teacher. The teacher did not need any medical attention following the incident, and the boy was later released from police custody pending further proceedings.