Ankeny Teacher Arrested for Allegedly Drinking During School Hours
ANKENY, Iowa – An elementary school teacher is accused of drinking during school hours. Ankeny police say they found a six-pack of beer in 40-year-old Jennifer Rich's classroom. The kindergarten teacher at East Elementary was arrested on Friday after a concerned parent notified police. "This occurred right before or during the regularly scheduled school parties that were happening surrounding the Valentine Holiday," said Jenifer Owenson, Chief Human Resources Officer for Ankeny Schools.