Substitute teacher no longer employed by Mon County Schools
MORGANTOWN, W.Va (WDTV) - A substitute teacher is no longer employed by Monongalia County Schools.
It comes amid the investigation into a student being abused at North Elementary School.
Superintendent Eddie Campbell confirmed the substitute’s firing to 5 News Friday morning.
It comes after our investigative team obtained a 911 call to the school.
In the call, a school official told dispatchers he was calling to report a teacher had abused a student.
The nature of that alleged abuse remains unclear, and the teacher involved has not been identified.
A total of five school staff, including the principal and vice principal, were placed on leave amid the investigation.
5 News is told two of those staff remain on leave.
District officials say the investigation remains ongoing.
Stick with 5 News for updates as this story continues to develop.
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