Teacher Indicted for Assaulting Young Student


SAN ANGELO, TX- A San Angelo woman has been indicted by a Tom Green County grand jury for intentionally and knowingly causing bodily injury to a student in her class.

According to court documents, the investigator spoke with the mother of the victim, who told him that she had received a voicemail from Justice Thomas, a teacher at Trinity Lutheran Early Childhood Center, about the victim’s behavior in the classroom.

Thomas did not recall leaving a voicemail for the victim’s mother.

The mother then made the school administration aware of the voicemail and later told them that Thomas had yelled at, pushed, and pulled her child up by the arm. The administration would not let the victim’s mother view video surveillance of the incident, but they did complete a Child Protective Services Report.

On March 30, 2021, the investigator went to the Trinity Lutheran Early Childhood Center, located at 3516 Lutheran way and watched surveillance video from the 4-year-old classroom where Thomas taught.

Clips that were dated March 24th, 2021, showed Thomas yelling at the child victim in the early morning hours while other students were testing in Thomas’ classroom. Later in the video, Thomas told the child that law enforcement was going to arrest the victim and take her to jail. The victim then threw a pencil case down.

Thomas walked around her desk then pushed the child victim to the ground. She then forcefully picks the child up, shoves the pencil case into the victim’s torso, and begins walking the child the door of the classroom.

When in the hallway leading to the classroom, Thomas grabs the victim by the right arm, forcefully jerked the child up, and then forcefully pulling the child back towards the main area of the classroom.

The child victim is seen swinging in the air.

Thomas then tells the child to “go” and the victim walks back to the desk holding her right arm. Then, Thomas commanded the child to go into a closet in the classroom, which Thomas closes the door without the light on for about 40 seconds, then opens the door.

Thomas kneels and continues to yell at the victim. At one point, it sounds as if Thomas hit the child, but it is not seen because the door to the closet is blocking the view. On April 5, 2021, during an interview with investigators, the child victim said Thomas had hurt her by pinching her arm and hitting her in the face.

Throughout the entire event, the victim is crying, screaming for her parents, and pleading with Thomas. Also, there were twelve other students in the classroom who witnessed the event.

On April 6, 2021, the investigator interviewed Thomas who said she did not remember assaulting the child and believed that she had some type of medical issue that caused her aggression and memory loss.

Investigators reviewed Thomas’ medical records and did not observe any medical conditions that would affect her mental state.

Justice Thomas was booked into the TGCDF on April 13, 2021, and was released on April 14, 2021, on $5,000.00 bond.

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ME Someone, Sun, 09/26/2021 - 23:47

She needs to be prosecuted, I have no problem with that.

What I do have a problem with is this,

"Investigators reviewed Thomas’ medical records and did not observe any medical conditions that would affect her mental state."

So are police detectives determining if medical conditions qualify or do not qualify for anything now? Just because she didn't have anything in her past medical history that does not necessarily mean that she couldn't have something happen all of a sudden. This is like saying "well, you don't have any heart attacks in your medical history, so you can't be having one now." It's medically incorrect.

Looks to me like the parents are responsible for all this due to them raising a pure little turd that was never taught to do what they are told to do by an adult.

She, or someone with the same name and birthdate,  was arrested for theft in Round Rock.  Does Trinity Lutheran not do a background check?!  

ME Someone, Mon, 09/27/2021 - 14:34

I'm not saying she is, but innocent people are arrested for crimes they didn't do everyday. Being arrested for something, but not convicted, shouldn't bar someone from a job.

Well I personally would not want anyone in charge of my child that had been arrested for anything.  And apparently you have me mixed up with someone that wants your opinion.  

ME Someone, Thu, 09/30/2021 - 23:47

Well, I guess that is just too bad isn't it. 

So a cop lies/plants evidence and arrests somebody for something they didn't do and you would still hold that person at fault for it? That sort of thing happens everyday in America. Yeah, what a "good" person you are. You a christian by chance?

Still attacking people you've never met online? Appears that way. Can you tell me why you simp for a man who got c's and d's in college, was in the bottom 10% while there, failed law school for plagiarism, dropped out of the 1988 presidential race because he got busted for plagiarism, and he even failed third grade. 

I don't need to supply links for any of this because they are all well known facts, you just didn't know them yet.

ME Someone, Fri, 10/01/2021 - 16:49

"She does not realize there are different perspectives. "

That means it's an opinion, the person above you stated they were "facts"

And, yes, I want proof of what people say. I know the right is not used to facts they can prove because all they spew is misinformation.

"Me, go back to your Camel cigarettes and Colt 45 malt liquor."

More like a Davidoff and a glass of Blanton's.

Why do I always have to do your work for you?? These are all facts and if you weren't so contempt on being a brainlet you'd already have done your own research. Anyone with a web browser can find those facts about Biden. It's public knowledge that he's also a brainlet, so I do understand how you have such sentiment for him. Sheep tend to flock together

ME Someone, Fri, 10/01/2021 - 22:52

I can't find anything, so I guess you are lying.

Besides, like BLANC09 says, you are the one making the accusation so the burden of proof is on you.

You mean you refused to look. We all know the type of person you are here already, and you're only making yourself less credible. Anyways enjoy simping for the brainlet, third grade failing, speech stealing idiot Joe Biden. 

ME Someone, Sat, 10/02/2021 - 16:28

You people just want to be able to spew anything you want. I am just holding you accountable. Just prove your position, that is all you have to do. If you are not lying it is an easy task. It is just way easier and simpler to assume any republican that doesn't provide proof is lying, since your entire party is dedicated to misinformation, in fact it is almost the only thing you stand for now.

Also, just because I ask for proof doesn't necessarily mean that I think the information is false, I just want you to prove that it isn't. The fact that you people refuse to do so is very telling.

ME Someone, Sat, 10/02/2021 - 20:36

If it so easy then show some real proof then.

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