'I most likely was seeming like a bully:' Mother will get arrested after confronting son's bullies in school


SIMPSONVILLE, S.C. — A South Carolina mother reached the tipping level together with her son’s bullies and wound-up getting arrested after confronting the children at an elementary faculty.

Jamie Rathburn advised WSPA she saved a log of the bullying focusing on her third-grade son, Blake.

She stated she believes Greenville County Colleges failed to reply, so she went to Greenbrier Elementary Faculty.

“I am not proper in my actions, however I am proper in standing up for my son,” stated Jamie Rathburn, of Simpsonville. “I really feel prefer it was dealt with poorly. I really feel like my son was uncared for in the truth that he would ask for assist and never obtain it. He was not being heard, which is why I bought concerned,” she stated.

The Greenville County Sheriff’s Workplace stated she “started yelling at them whereas pointing her finger in a threatening method.”

“I most likely was seeming like a bully at that time. I am not pleased with it,” stated Rathburn.

“It’s by no means OK to confront different folks’s youngsters and to make use of foul language with them and threatening language with them,” stated Beth Brotherton, Greenville County Colleges District spokeswoman.

Rathburn advised her son she was making an attempt to guard him however is aware of she made a mistake.

“I advised him what I did wasn’t OK. It wasn’t. It was not OK. Mother should not have achieved that, however I used to be upset and also you see what occurred after I allowed my feelings to manage my habits. I did one thing silly and it bought me arrested,” she stated.