Man Crashes Truck Into School

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12-07-06 A Pontotoc County man was arrested after he crashed his pick-up into the front of Vanoss High School Thursday afternoon.

Police say 54 year old Richard Earl Melton pulled up to the front doors of the school, then backed up 50 yards and slammed into the building.

School was in session when it happened, but authorities say no one was hurt.

The Pontotoc County Undersheriff says Melton has a son and daughter who attend Vanoss High School.

Melton is charged with assault with a dangerous weapon and child endangerment.