WWIS Header
Log in
updated 10:21 PM UTC, Feb 19, 2019

Prairie Du Chien Principal Accused Of Abusing Student

  • Written by Wheeler
  • Published in News

(Prairie du Chien, WI)  --  Crawford County authorities have filed one count of felony physical abuse of a child against a school principal in Prairie du Chien. 

The incident happened March 21st at Bluff View Intermediate School.  Principal Aaron Amundson is accused of using a cleaner containing dry ice and a scrubbing pad to remove a profanity written on a student's hand.  The 14-year-old boy suffered a chemical burn and had to seek medical treatment.  According to the district, Amundson has been placed on non-disciplinary paid leave.  The same school leader had been suspended three years ago for calling students idiots and allegedly making death threats.

37°F

Black River Falls

Partly Cloudy

Humidity: 61%

Wind: 18 mph

  • 03 Jan 2019 39°F 8°F
  • 04 Jan 2019 37°F 26°F