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Franklin teacher on leave amid investigation into communication with student

Franklin teacher on leave amid investigation into communication with student
Posted at 2:06 PM, Mar 27, 2018
and last updated 2018-03-27 14:07:03-04

FRANKLIN, Ohio -- A first-year Franklin High School teacher was placed on administrative leave Tuesday amid an investigation into allegedly inappropriate electronic communications with a student.

Superintendent Michael Sander told the Journal-News that administrators learned of the allegation after the school day on Monday. Sander said administrators met early Tuesday morning to conduct an initial investigation of the allegations that prompted the teacher being placed on leave.

Sander said the district is continuing its investigation and has contacted the Franklin Police Department about the allegations.

Sander declined further comment, citing the ongoing investigation.

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