Union County Teacher Arrested For Domestic Violence

STALLINGS, NC — Police arrested a Union County teacher over the weekend for domestic violence.

According to Stallings Police, Michael Barfield and his wife Sarah Barfield were both arrested at their home on Stevens Mill Road around 5:30pm Saturday after a fight. Michael Barfield was charged with Domestic Violence, and Sarah was charged with Simple Assault.

Officials with Union County Public Schools say Michael Barfield, a math teacher at Cuthbertson High School, was suspended with pay following the incident. Barfield has been with UCPS since 2004, according to officials, and has been a teacher at Cuthbertson since 2011.