19-year-old high school student accused of assault at school

A 19-year-old Jordan High School student was arrested Monday on campus on a simple assault charge involving a teacher, Columbus police said.

Kuawn Ladael Smith was taken into custody about 11:45 a.m. at the 3200 Howard Ave. school, reports state.

According to police, Smith was disrupting class Monday morning. Smith cursed and walked up to a teacher as if to hit the instructor.

Police say two different students held Smith back two different times. Smith was then arrested.