Parent arrested in school confrontation
LAFAYETTE- Police say a parent was arrested Wednesday after a confrontation with a teacher at S.J. Montgomery School.
Cpl. Paul Mouton tells The Advocate that Benjamin C. Phillips of Crowley was arrested for battery on a teacher.
Mouton said police were called to respond to a disturbance at the school around 1:30 p.m.
He said a parent-teacher conference was under way and Phillips got into a "physical altercation" with the unidentified teacher.
It was unclear whether Phillips has an attorney.
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