Ascension Parish middle school teacher arrested, school officials confirm

Ascension Parish middle school teacher arrested, school officials confirm
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ASCENSION PARISH, La. (BRPROUD) — Ascension Public Schools are investigating after a middle school teacher was arrested.

School officials confirmed Wednesday that Michelle Degroat, who taught at Central Middle School, was arrested due to an incident. According to the school system, they became aware of the arrest this past weekend.

“The Ascension Public Schools administration became aware of the arrest this past weekend. Although the incident did not transpire on one of our campuses or directly involve our school system, we are actively investigating it,” Ascension Public Schools officials said. “Our commitment to maintaining high standards regarding the treatment of students remains unwavering, irrespective of the circumstances.”

This is a developing story. Information about the incident was not immediately available. BRProud has reached out to law enforcement for more information.

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