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Teacher Stabbed to Death in Classroom

By The Associated Press — September 29, 2009 1 min read

Todd Henry, a special education teacher at John Tyler High School in Tyler, Texas, died Sept. 23 after being stabbed in a classroom, allegedly by one of his students. A 16-year-old student was being held at a juvenile-detention facility after authorities said he stabbed Mr. Henry, 50, in the neck with a sharp object.

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