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REPORT: Multiple children treated at Baton Rouge school

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Posted at 1:55 PM, May 13, 2022
and last updated 2022-05-13 14:55:27-04

Multiple children were treated after students reportedly ingested an unknown substance at a charter school on Friday, WBRZ is reporting.

Authorities said they were called to Democracy Prep on Prescott Road around 1 p.m. Friday, WBRZ reports. According to its website, the school teaches children in grades K through 8.

It's unclear how many students were treated, but it appeared no one was seriously hurt, WBRZ reports.