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Roanoke Rapids Teacher Under Investigation

Posted February 23, 2007 4:54 p.m. EST

— Police confirmed Friday they are looking into a complaint involving possible inappropriate contact between a student and teacher at Roanoke Rapids High School.

Principal Monica Smith-Woffter said the teacher was suspended with pay on Feb. 21 but declined to comment further, saying it was a personnel matter.

No charges have been filed. Further details were not immediately available.