Marion County, Florida, teacher Dewie Brewton was placed on paid administrative leave Tuesday while officials investigate allegations that he drowned trapped raccoons with student participation during school hours, the Ocala Star Banner reported.
Officials said Forest High School agriculture teacher Dewie Brewton was removed from class "pending the outcome of a district investigation", according to the Ocala Star-Banner.
A Florida trainer was being investigated after dad and mom mentioned he had college students take part within the drowning of raccoons and chickens Monday. Another student says "Why is he not fighting?" So they trapped the animals, and then placed the trapped animals inside a garbage bin filled with water. "And that's how they killed the second one", the student added. A representational image of raccoon from North America waiting for meal at Jatim 2 Secret Zoo in Batu, East of Java Province, Indonesia.
"One of the raccoons ate a chicken that they were raising so the teacher pinned the raccoons, caught them in cages, took the cages, filled up large trash cans full of water and had the children drown the raccoons in the cages inside the water".
'It made me sick, ' the mother, who asked to remain anonymous, told WKMG.
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In the interview with the WKMG, the mother said the incident made her "sick to my stomach". "It's bad. It still does make me sick to my stomach", the woman said. "When the raccoons tried to come up for air they had metal rods and they held them down with metal rods and when the raccoon would try to pop its head up they held water hoses in its face to drown it". The teacher has worked at the high school since 2006. Until our investigation is complete, I can not share further details.
The entire incident left his parents also very disappointed as his mother told WFTV, "We want people to know he had them in cages, he had them trapped. While law enforcement determines whether this teacher's actions were legal or not, his actions before students are entirely unacceptable and cause us great concern".
"While the district conducts its own investigation, we are now aware two additional agencies are also investigating - the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and the Florida Department of Health.
This is a man who would give everything he had to make sure that his children/students are taken care of", the Forest High School FFA Alumni Chapter said.