According to CBS 17 , Federico Vargas, 41, a high school teacher in Cloverdale, CA, was arrested last week and charged with five counts of endangering a child and 13 counts of contributing to the delinquency of minors. The Cloverdale Police Department claim the charges stem from Vargas’ creating a ‘fight club’ inside his classroom.
“[Vargas] was refereeing the fights as you would see in a boxing ring or an MMA type fight,” said Sgt. Chris Parker. Authorities said that multiple students were injured in these incidents and one teen required medical treatment.
These fights are alleged to have taken place inside Vargas’s special education classroom at Cloverdale High School. Cloverdale Unified School District Superintendent Jeremy Decker claimed that school officials contacted police after learning