18-year-old Anaja Akins assaults minor sister during argument

18-year-old Anaja Akins was involved in an altercation with her 15-year-old sister at their Falkland Circle residence on June 27th. Officers made contact with the victim, who told them that she was assaulted by Akins, who is also her legal guardian. The victim stated that during an argument on the stairs, Akins closed the gap between them and hit her, causing a fight. When officers spoke with Akins, she said she pulled her sister’s hair when she reached the top of the staircase. Akins was deemed the primary aggressor and was taken into custody for domestic assault.

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Oak Plains Youth Academy employee slams juvenile to the ground in assault — Carlos Joseph

32-year-old Carlos Joseph, an employee at Oak Plains Academy, was jailed on May 10th on an outstanding warrant alleging he slammed a 13-year-old student to the ground last year. Mr. Joseph tried to take some headphones from a student, but when the student didn’t release them, he slammed them to the ground. There was video evidence of the incident that revealed the student never acted aggressively toward Mr. Jospeh before the assault.

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