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Teen charged for attacking teacher

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A Louisville teen is facing assault charges after police said she attacked her teacher.

The attack happened in November at Liberty High School, when investigators say 18-year-old Niasha Sawyers attacked the teacher, who police said was in a wheelchair and could not defend herself.

Sawyers is now being charged with third degree assault.

The teacher was treated for injuries to her head, neck and chest.

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