Florida substitute teacher arrested, charged with selling pot to students 


A substitute teacher in Central Florida is behind bars after deputies said she sold marijuana to students who later got sick.

A school district resource officer was contacted by emergency room personnel in early December after two students said they got ill after smoking pot they bought from Maria Otilla Rivera-Magana at Clewiston Middle School, according to Hendry County Sheriff’s Office. 

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Law enforcement officials set up a sting to purchase drugs from Rivera-Magana, 35. On Dec. 8, she was arrested and charged with 12 drug possession and child neglect charges. 

As of Tuesday morning, Rivera-Magana was still being held in the Hendry County Jail on $100,500 bond.

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