Parent, coach arrested after fight at wrestling match
UNION COUNTY, N.C. – A parent and a coach were arrested after a wrestling match at a middle school Saturday.
The brawl happened at Cuthbertson Middle School in Waxhaw.
According to WCNC, a coach from Porter Ridge Middle School, John Dickson, and a parent from Marvin Ridge, Kenneth Kelly, were arrested after a fight broke out Saturday night.
Police say the coach approached a parent while he was in his car and the parent pulled out a knife.
Kelly is charged with pulling a knife out in the altercation. Officials say he didn’t use the weapon.
The coach, Dickson, from Porter Ridge Middle is charged with assault.