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Assault charges against Cass Tech Quarterback Jayru Campbell

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On Tuesday, Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy announced assault charges against Cass Tech Quarterback Jayru Campbell.

Campbell faces two counts of assault: 1. Attempt to do great bodily harm. 2. Aggravated assault.

The charges against Campbell, a 17-year-old junior, stem from his alleged actions taken against a school security guard in January.

Video posted online (see above) claims to show Campbell body slamming the security guard as school let out on Jan. 22. A number of students captured the incident on cell phone cameras

Also see: Security guard's tweets after QB Jayru Campbell body slam incident

Campbell led Cass Tech to back-to-back Division 1 state championship in football in 2011 and 2012. He is a verbal commitment in Michigan State's 2015 recruiting class. lists Campbell as a four-star recruit.


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