Former teacher indicted for telling students to slap their classmate

Investigators say teacher told 7 students at Judson ISD to slap alleged bully

Published On: Dec 04 2012 07:45:49 PM CST
Cynthia Ambrose, ex Judson teacher
SAN ANTONIO -

A former Judson ISD teacher has been indicted for having seven of her students slap a classmate for being a bully.  

The grand jury indicted 43-year-old Cynthia Ambrose on a charge of official oppression. 

The incident happened in June of this year. According to investigators, Ambrose had seven students line up and spank a six-year-old for being a bully. 

Ambrose is facing up to a year in jail and a $4,000 fine if she is convicted.