Dad arrested after tackling high school athlete at wrestling tournament 01/19/2020 7:57 pm PST Comments WGHP / Kannapolis Police via WGHP: KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (WGHP) -- A father was arrested and is charged with simple assault after he rushed and tackled a high school student-athlete during a wrestling match, according to a Kannapolis Police Department news release. Barry Lee Jones was arrested and charged with simple assault and disorderly conduct. The student-athlete he tackled was from Southeast Guilford High School and was wrestling Jones' son, who is a student from Hickory Ridge High School, the release says. The SGHS student-athlete was reportedly not injured. VIDEO: Father arrested, charged after tackling Southeast Guilford student-athlete at wrestling tournament, police say - WGHP #Assault #CaughtOnCamera #CaughtOnVideo #Charlotte #DisorderlyConduct #NorthCarolina #WGHP Related Stories Suspect pistol-whipped girlfriend when she said no to burglary: Deputies 14-year-old faces 40 charges for shooting cars on highway N.C. man charged with murder after 3-month-old baby dies N.C. man charged with statutory rape of child under the age of 15 Possum left blind, jaw broken after beaten by Hilton Head golfers: Rehab Atlanta bodyguard shot dead on doorsteps; wife, her lover charged Man used translator app to tell victim she's pretty after rape, police say Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.