A Syracuse Elementary School physical education teacher has been put on administrative leave after being arrested twice within two days.

Kristoffer Michael Brady, 38, of 13145 N. Eastshore Drive, Syracuse, was arrested by the Syracuse Police Department and booked into the Kosciusko County Jail at 1:29 a.m. Sunday for operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated. His bond was set for $700.





Then at 8:34 p.m. Monday, he was arrested by a Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Office deputy for domestic battery and strangulation. His preliminary bond on the strangulation charge was set at $5,250.

According to a SPD news information form, Brady was stopped Saturday night at 1 Warriors Drive, Syracuse, for operating a motor vehicle without headlights activated after dark. He was found to be intoxicated and failed a certified breath test. He was placed under arrest and taken to the KCJ.

Court documents with more information on Brady’s cases were not available as of this morning.

In a provided statement, Wawasee Community School Corp. Superintendent Dr. Thomas Edington said, “We are aware of the incident concerning Mr. Brady, a teacher at the Wawasee Community School Corp. Pending the development of more facts, he has been placed on administrative leave.”