Middletown teen enters classroom, punches student in face

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MIDDLETOWN, CT (WFSB) -

A student at Middletown High School was arrested Wednesday after police said she entered another classroom and started punching another student in the face.

Witnesses told police that 18-year-old Alexis Thigpen entered the room and started punching the victim in the face and was knocked to the ground.

The victim was not injured, but was visibly shaken after the incident. The victim gave officers a written statement requesting an arrest.

Thigpen was issued a misdemeanor summons for breach of peace and was expected to appear in court Thursday.

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