NEW TONIGHT–CAUGHT ON CAMERA. WE’RE GETTING A CLOSER LOOK AT A FIGHT THAT BROKE OUT AT LACKAWANNA HIGH SCHOOL LAST WEEK. A 17 YEAR OLD STUDENT IS ACCUSED OF PUNCHING THE PRINCIPAL. NEWS FOUR’S MARISSA PERLMAN SPOKE TO THE STUDENT AND SHARES HER SIDE, MARISSA. 17 YEAR OLD HILLARY BROWN IS NOW CHARGED WITH RESISTING ARREST, HARASSMENT AND DISORDERLY CONDUCT AFTER SHE PUNCHED HER HIGH SCHOOL PRINCIPAL. BUT SHE SAYS A BULLYING INCIDENT DURING HR LUNCH PERIOD LED TO A FIGHT- AND HURTING THE PRINCIPAL WAS A COMPLETE ACCIDENT. ((I’M USUALLY WELL LIKED AT THAT SCHOOL BY THE TEACHERS THEY ALL LIKE ME- BU T THIS RUINED MY REPUTATION)) ON FRIDAY HILLARY BROWN SAYS HER CLASSMATES STARTED THROWING CANDY AT HER DURING A LUNCH PERIOD AT LACKAWANNA HIGH SCHOOL ((THE KIDS THEY JUST WANTED TO MESS WITH ME THAT DAY THEY WNATED TO THROW CANDY AT ME AND I JUST FLIPPED I DIDNT THINK IT WAS RIGHT )) BROWN SAYS AFTER REPEATEDLY ASKING THE STUDENTS TO STOP- SHE FOUGHT BACK- PHYSICALLY. A STUDENTS CELL PHONE VIDEO SHOWS BROWN RUNNING AFTER THE STUDENTS ENGAGING IN A FIGHT. SHE ADMITS HERE- SHE WAS IN THE WRONG: ((I WAS MAD I WAS UPSET I DID DO A LITTLE BIT MORE THEN I SHOULD’VE- IT COULD HAVE BEEN HANDLED DIFFERENTLY. BUT I FLIPPED- I GOT MAD! )) BUT BROWN CLAIMS SHE WAS BEING BULLYED- AND THEN MULTIPLE STUDENTS ATTACKED HER: SHE SAYS AN ART TEACHER WAS IN THE CAFETERIA AT THE TIME- BUT DIDN’T GET IMMEDIATELY INVOLVED. ((THATS HOW A LOT OF KIDS WORK NOW A DAYS IF THEY SEE THEIR FRIEND FIGHTING IM GOING TO JUMP IN AND FIGHT EVEN IF IT DOESNT INVOLVE THEM WHATSOEVER)) BUT THEN IT GOT WORSE- THE HIGH SCHOOL PRINCIPAL BRUCE AXELSON TRIED TO BREAK UP A FIGHT- THATS WHEN BROWN PUNCHED HIM IN THE LEFT EYE ((BUT I DIDN’T MEAN TO HIT HIM IT WAS AN ACCIDENT.)) BROWN WAS IMMEDIATELY PLACED UNDER ARREST BUT POLICE TELL US SHE REFUSED TO BE HANDCUFFED. BROWN SAYS SHE DIDNT REALIZE THE IN SCHOOL OFFICER WAS WITH THE POLICE DEPARTMENT. ((THAT BEHAVIOR WAS TOTALLY UNCALLED FOR AND I COULD’VE HANDLED IT SO MUCH BETTER MY REPUTATION WAS SO GOOD AT THAT SCHOOL)) REPRESENTATIVES FOR LACKAWANNA HIGH SCHOOL RELEASED A STATEMENT SAYING “THE ALLEGATILONS ARE UNDER INVESTIGATION AND WE HAVE NO FURTHER COMMENT AT THIS TIME.” BROWN IS SUSPENDED FROM