St. Francis School District investigating alleged inappropriate relationship between former staff member and student

The St. Francis School District is currently investigating allegations regarding an inappropriate relationship between a former staff member and student at St. Francis High School.

The investigation was initiated on Thursday. 

The District was not able to substantiate the allegations and the investigation was turned over to law enforcement. 

According to the School District, there is no evidence or information that any inappropriate conduct occurred on school premises or at any school-related events.

The staff member is no longer employed by the school district.

According to the St. Francis Police Department, police are currently investigating the allegations in conjunction with other police agencies to determine where if any events took place.

The St. Francis School District said in a press release: "Having to share this news is deeply troubling. The St. Francis School District takes great pride in the trust our community has in us to provide a safe learning environment, and we will work as a school community to strengthen that trust."

This is an on-going criminal investigation and no further information or comment is being released at this time. 

Stay with CBS 58 News for more information on this developing story. 

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