Deputies: West Virginia teacher arrested after soliciting drugs from student

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WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, WV (WVNS) — A Greenbrier County teacher has been arrested on drug charges after soliciting drugs from a student, according to deputies. 

Greenbrier County Sheriff Bruce Sloan confirmed deputies arrested 53-year-old Susan Surber of White Sulpher Springs on Monday, January 7, 2019. Deputies said Surber is a teacher at Greenbrier East High School. 

Deputies said Surber had exchanged illegal prescription pills for marijuana and had “solicited the assistance of a student for the marijuana.” Deputies would not go into further detail because the incident is still under investigation. Deputies report there is no indication that any transactions occurred on school property.

Surber was arrested for delivery of a controlled substance. She was released on bond. Deputies said there may be additional charges. 

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