Officer assaulted by San Jacinto students

■ Chronicle News Staff A San Jacinto High School student was arrested last week for investigation of attacking a Riverside County sheriff’s deputy working as a school resource officer following an off-campus melee that involved dozens of unruly students. The event was captured on video by numerous passers-by, who then posted several videos on social media. After the students disarmed the officer of his baton, and while he was down on the ground with the student on top of him, a Good Samaritan reportedly stepped in to help the officer. The teen who turned on the officer at one point tried to flee, but the deputy ran after him and arrested

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