APEX, N.C. (WTVD) --
An Apex High School teacher has been suspended after a video appeared to show him choking a student.
An investigation is underway.
"The school is aware of the incident. As soon as they were made aware, they began an investigation. Brian Kelley, Apex HS teacher, has been suspended during this investigation," said WCPSS spokesperson Lisa Luten.
Follow this story and watch the video on ABC 11.
#Breaking - Just learning an Apex High School Teacher has been suspended after video surfaces showing him choking a student. #WCPSS says an investigation is underway. #ABC11 pic.twitter.com/DJxQZB5Gmf— Elaina Athans (@AthansABC11) May 25, 2018