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Sources: Cheating scandal rocks EBR schools

3 years 1 week 2 days ago January 08, 2014 Jan 8, 2014 Wednesday, January 08 2014 January 08, 2014 5:47 PM in The Investigative Unit
Source: WBRZ
By: Trey Schmaltz, Chris Nakamoto

BATON ROUGE - WBRZ confirmed Wednesday afternoon that state education officials are investigating allegations of cheating within the East Baton Rouge Parish School System.

Sources told WBRZ News 2 Chief Investigator Chris Nakamoto that the Department of Education has learned "there may be discrepancies in academic records."

WBRZ confirmed the state's top education leaders are looking into the situation.

State Superintendent of Education John White said the Department of Education would "provide further information at a later date."

This is a developing story, check back for updates.

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