MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa -- Marshalltown High School football coach Don Knock is charged with assaulting someone on school grounds.
The alleged incident happened on January 3rd at the high school. Knock, who is also a physical education teacher, allegedly hit someone on school grounds during school hours. A police report explains that Knock "did commit assault by pushing and grabbing another having no right to do so."
Online court records do not list a court date for Knock. His name still appears on an online staff directory at Marshalltown High School.
The school district issued the following statement when asked about Knock's arrest:
"The Marshalltown Community School District is aware of the charges that have been filed against one of its employees. This is a personnel matter that was addressed by the district at an earlier date. As this is a personnel matter, the district will not provide additional comment at this time."