A math teacher at E.O. Smith High School was placed on leave due to an investigation.

Daniel Bochicchio is the subject of a police investigation related to allegations of inappropriate behavior.

“Earlier [Tuesday], numerous sources contacted E.O. Smith High School regarding a concern over possible inappropriate behavior of a staff member," said superintendent Jill Krieger. "Both the Connecticut State Police and the Department of Children and Families were immediately contacted. The staff member was put on paid administrative leave pending an investigation."

Krieger said the district is cooperating fully with the authorities on the investigation.

"At this time, I am unable to provide any additional information," she said. "Please know that the safety of our students is always our top priority.”

Channel 3 is working on more details and will have a report starting at 5 p.m.

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