Police chief: Investigation launched over local teacher’s alleged text messages to student

BROOKLYN-The FOX 8 I-TEAM has learned of an investigation involving a Brooklyn Middle School teacher after a complaint about text messages with a student.

Brooklyn Police Chief Scott Mielke tells us the School District made a referral Thursday to a school resource officer. That officer is in the very beginning stages of gathering evidence.

FOX 8 has reached out to the District to find out more including the status of the teacher.

Stay with FOX 8 News and fox8.com for the latest on this developing story.