Jeanette Burrage found ‘Not Guilty’ of assaulting child on school bus

From our sister site The Waterland Blog:

Former Des Moines City Councilmember Jeanette Burrage was found ‘Not Guilty’ Thursday of charges of assaulting a special needs student who was riding on a Highline School District bus she was driving in 2015.

The verdict was handed down by a six-person jury at SeaTac Municipal Court on Thursday morning, May 26.

As previously reported, initial charges of assault came King County Sheriff’s detectives investigated the March 2015 incident, then recommended fourth degree assault charges be filed against her.

Burrage’s lawyer was Joseph A. Breidenbach of Burien.

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