South Dade Middle School teacher arrested for battery on officer, child abuse

HOMESTEAD, FLA. (WSVN) - Police have arrested a South Dade Middle School teacher for battery on a law enforcement officer and child abuse with no harm.

Miami-Dade County Public Schools said that 43-year-old Saryna Parker, a probationary teacher who has been at the school less than a year, will be fired.

Police charged Parker with battery on a law enforcement officer and child abuse with no harm. Both charges are felonies.

Parker appeared in court on Monday and was released from jail on $5,000 bond.

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