Beacon Journal staff

JACKSON TWP.: Police were notified Feb. 13 by the mother of a 7-year-old boy who said he had been the victim of bullying at Lake Cable Elementary School.

Officers were told that a boy, 10, punched the youngster in a restroom Feb. 10.

The victim's mother said her son was approached by a friend of the suspect in the school's common area Feb. 7 where he was choked.