Contact Us

Lafayette High School Teacher Accused Of Throwing Hammer At Student

Lafayette High School
Lafayette High School

LAFAYETTE, La. (KPEL) — A Lafayette High School teacher is expected to turn himself in after he allegedly threw a hammer at a student.

Police said they have been in contact with the teacher, 69-year-old Gene Daigle of Church Point, about the incident, which they said occurred on Friday.

Daigle will face a misdemeanor charge of aggravated assault, police said. He will receive a summons and will not be booked into jail, police said.

The student was not hit, and no one was injured.

Daigle also serves on the Acadia Parish School Board.

 

More from KPEL 96.5

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://kpel965.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on KPEL 96.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on KPEL 96.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!