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November 30, 2018: Maywood Teacher Charged with Hitting Student

Paul Eakins, Public Information Officer
(213) 257-2000

A Maywood high school teacher was charged today with allegedly hitting a student this month, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

Marston Riley (dob 7/20/54) of Anaheim was charged with one misdemeanor count of corporal injury to a child in case 8ES04759.

His arraignment was continued today to Jan. 4 in Department 4 of the Los Angeles County Superior Court, East Los Angeles Area Courthouse.

On Nov. 2, Riley allegedly got into a confrontation with a 14-year-old student during class and hit the boy, prosecutors said.

He faces a possible maximum sentence of one year in county jail if convicted as charged.

Bail has been set at $50,000.

The case remains under investigation by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.