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Kindergartener accused of bringing suspected marijuana to school

Posted at 2:00 PM, Mar 11, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-11 23:17:26-04

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — A male kindergarten student at Buffalo Public School #32 has been accused of bringing suspected marijuana to school with him Wednesday.

According to Buffalo Police, the substance was discovered by staff and handed over to the school resource officer. The school resource officer has submitted the suspected marijuana to the lab for further testing.

A spokesperson with the Buffalo Public School District issued this information:
"The Buffalo Public Schools Code of Conduct expressly prohibits controlled substances at school or school-sponsored activities, or when involved in incidents affecting the safety or welfare of the school community."

According to police, the school will be following up with the parents of this kindergarten student.