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Police: Pa. Preschooler Flashes Drugs, Cash to Classmates
Written by Your 5News Team
Created on October 08, 2013 @ 6:28PM
(CBS) PHILADELPHIA - Police say a 4-year-old boy brought drugs and cash to a grade school in Philadelphia and showed them to other classmates on Tuesday morning, according to CBS Philly.
 
A student at the Thomas Mifflin Elementary School reportedly alerted a teacher that a classmate was flashing money and drugs.
 
Police say the boy had $170 in cash and a substance believed to be cocaine in his pocket, according to the station.
 
The child was taken to a hospital for evaluation after the incident and police are now trying to locate the parents.
 
Philadelphia's K-9 unit reportedly searched the school but no additional drugs were found.
 
Students were removed from the classroom but the school was not placed on lockdown. An investigation is ongoing.

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