American police during the exam handcuffed 10-year-old student who suffers from autism. Information about the incident, reports the newspaper the Washington Post.
The motive for the arrest, according to law enforcement officials, was the hostile behavior of the boy.
During clarification of circumstances of incident it was established that in the autumn of last year the teenager stabbed his teacher. As noted by the mother of the minor, after this time the young man did not attend school. However, on April 12, the student was asked to come to school and take the General exam. A teacher who had earlier hit the boy, recognized him and asked for help to the police.
Arrived on call police overpowered the teenager, suffering from diseases of the nervous system, and escorted to the police car. All this time the boy was in a state of panic and screaming.
On mother’s requests, taking pictures on the video to go along with his son, was strongly denied.
According to the Washington Post, the teenager spent in branch all night.