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Chester, IL high school teacher under investigation

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By Lakisha Jackson By Lakisha Jackson

Chester, Illinois (KMOV)-- A Chester, Illinois high school teacher is in the center of a police investigation based on an allegation.

Authorities said Christopher Land has been suspended indefinitely. Land was removed from the school, taken into custody, then released.

The school said Land will be suspended as long as the case is under investigation. They were informed of the police investigation Tuesday.


Land has taught Spanish at the high school for 3 years.




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Police expect to be able to release details tomorrow.

Land was told in February that he would not be rehired next year.

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