Special needs student assaulted by fellow student, caught on video

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HIDALGO, Texas – Cameras capture the moment a high school student reportedly punched a special needs student to his face. It happened while he was sitting in class. The video showing a classmate in a non-special education classroom, stands up to the alleged bully.

The video immediately went viral on social media, causing concern among parents. The incident happened at Hidalgo Early College High School. The student who allegedly assaulted the special needs student, is currently in juvenile detention the incident and was arraigned today.

Due to his age, media was not allowed in the courtroom.

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