Ex-teacher's aide accused of dragging student down hallway

A former teacher's aide at Fairfield Ludlow High School is in trouble with the law. Police say 24-year-old John Nuzzolo was arrested this week, accused

Police say 24-year-old John Nuzzolo was arrested this

Police say 24-year-old John Nuzzolo was arrested this week, accused of dragging a female student down a school hallway in May.

FAIRFIELD - A former teacher's aide at Fairfield Ludlow High School is in trouble with the law.

Police say 24-year-old John Nuzzolo was arrested this week, accused of dragging a female student down a school hallway in May.

Investigators say several witnesses saw Nuzzolo grab the 17-year-old by her backpack and drag her about 30-feet while she screamed.

He was immediately suspended following the incident and resigned a short time later.

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