Sources: Cheating scandal rocks EBR schools
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.