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School resource officer injured during altercation with high school student

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CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

A school resource officer was injured Wednesday morning at a Charlotte high school while trying to control a student.

The incident was reported at Garinger High School around 11:30 a.m. Garinger is located on Eastway Drive near The Plaza.

A spokesman for Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools said the officer was trying to control the student and the student was not being cooperative.

The student and officer backed into a window, causing it to shatter.

The officer suffered a laceration to the hand and had to be transported to the hospital, the spokesman said.

No word on what disciplinary action the student will face.

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