LAS VEGAS (KSNV) - Las Vegas' Clark County School District says administrators are investigating after a student was attacked in a classroom last week.
A video of the incident shows a freshman at Arbor View High School punching and kicking a classmate in the head, face and upper back.
The teen's mother says they are fortunate her daughter did not suffer any broken bones or fractures. The teen says she was threatened in the hallway but told the girl she didn't want to fight.
When the bell rang after third period biology, she says she was attacked. The school district says a teacher inside the classroom tried to stop the attack and left to get help from a male teacher. A student and a teacher than stopped the fight.
Within hours, the video went viral through text messages, Twitter and Facebook.
"I watch it every now and then. It's upsetting," the teen said, adding that people have been commenting on the video to say she deserved the beating.
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