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Teacher At Verdigris Elementary On Leave; Police Investigating Abuse Allegations

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Verdigris Lower Elementary School in Claremore. Photo from the school's website. Verdigris Lower Elementary School in Claremore. Photo from the school's website.
CLAREMORE, Oklahoma -

News On 6 has learned a teacher at Verdigris Lower Elementary School is on paid administrative leave.

Police say they're investigating complaints of physical abuse against students.

The district superintendent confirmed the teacher's status and the investigation, but wouldn't offer any more details.

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