According to Sheriff Todd Godwin, on May 13, 2014 at approximately 10:06 PM, the Accomack County Sheriffs Office received a report that a Nandua Middle School teacher had become ill after consuming water that she had left unattended in her classroom.
The teacher was transported to Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital by personal vehicle where she was treated and later released. The substance was reportedly white out.
An investigation into this incident has resulted in the identification and subsequent arrest of a 13-year-old female Nandua Middle School student. On May 20, 2014, juvenile petitions were issued for Adulteration of Food, Drink, Drugs, Cosmetics, Etc., and the suspect was arrested and transported to the Norfolk Juvenile Detention Center.
The investigation into this incident is ongoing and anyone with information on this or any other crime is asked to contact the Accomack County Sheriffs Office at 757-787-1131 or 757-824-5666.
Tips may also be submitted through our website at accomackcountysheriffsoffice.org.