WEST ROXBURY (CBS) – Several students from two Boston schools were taken to the hospital Friday after eating marijuana-laced brownies, according to Boston Public Schools.
Six students, five from West Roxbury Academy and one from Urban Science Academy, were sent to Boston Children’s Hospital after the school district says they ate pot brownies and became sick. A student from the Urban Science Academy allegedly provided the others with the brownies, though it’s unclear if it’s the same student from that school who went to the hospital.READ MORE: Emirates Airline Suspending Flights To Boston, Some Other US Airports Over 5G Concerns
Police responded to the school at about 10:30 a.m. for a report that a group of students ate a hallucinogenic substance and got sick. Later, the school confirmed the students ate pot brownies. It’s currently unclear whether they knew the brownies had marijuana in them.READ MORE: Pedestrian Hit, Killed By Car On Route 9 In Framingham
The parents of the students sickened were notified by the school district about the incident. If the schools determine the students violated the codes of conduct, the students will face disciplinary action, according to the district.MORE NEWS: Beverly High School Hockey Coach Greg Fonzi Resigns After Postgame Confrontation With Danvers Assistant