Maryland substitute teacher uses belt to break up fight

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BRANDYWINE, MD -- Video from a Maryland school shows a substitute teacher apparently whipping a student with what looks like a leather belt, while other kids scream and run away.

Exactly what (and why) this happened isn't clear, but the unidentified teacher has been "removed" and the school reportedly said in a statement that it "does not condone this type of behavior."

The video has been seen thousands of times online.