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Concerns over potential misuse of prescription medication at Arlington Heights school sparks investigation

April 25, 2024

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. - Concerns over the potential misuse of prescription medication at Westgate Elementary School in Arlington Heights have sparked an investigation.

On Monday night, concerns were brought to the attention of an administrator of Arlington Heights School District 25 regarding a licensed registered nurse at Westgate Elementary allegedly mishandling prescription medication designated for specific student use.

In response, the school district promptly reported the incident to both the Arlington Heights Police Department and the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services. The staff member has been placed on administrative leave pending further investigation.

Read more of Jenna Carroll's reporting on the situation for FOX32.

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