Teacher arrested for biting child at trampoline park

Melanie Rose Johnson

GREENVILLE, SC (WSPA/WCMH) — An elementary school teacher in South Carolina has been arrested after biting a child at Sky Zone Trampoline Park, according to the Greenville Police Department.

Police say 35-year-old Melanie Rose Johnson has been charged with assault and battery after biting an 11-year-old boy in the arm Saturday afternoon.

The mom of the child filed a report on Sunday, and police say they have video of the incident.

According to the school’s website, Johnson is a fourth-grade teacher at Forest Acres Elementary School in Pickens County, South Carolina.

She is on administrative leave, according to Pickens County Schools spokesperson John Eby.

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