• Substitute teacher arrested for drinking vodka shots during class, say police

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    GEORGETOWN, Ky. - A substitute teacher in Kentucky was arrested Monday after authorities said she showed up to class drunk.

    Police were called to Royal Spring Middle School in Georgetown because of reports of a teacher acting erratically. According to an arrest citation, Brook Ellen West, 32, smelled like alcohol and was unsteady on her feet. 


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    They escorted her off school grounds after she admitted to drinking four vodka shots.

    A Breathalyzer test revealed West had a 0.317 blood alcohol content.

    She has been charged with public intoxication and endangering the welfare of a minor.

    The school district says she is no longer an employee. 
     


     

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