LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A woman was arrested for assaulting a school official Tuesday afternoon, according to an arrest report.

Police say it happened shortly before 9 a.m. on Tues, Oct. 29, at Shelby Traditional Academy on Ziegler Street, near S. Shelby Street. According to an arrest report, 23-year-old Shaquana Morris got into an argument with the principal of the school about the care of her son.

That's when, police say, she spat on the principal.

She was arrested Tuesday afternoon and charged with third degree assault, according to police.

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