Springboro teacher arrested on child endangering charges

Amy Panzeca was arrested Monday on child endangering charges in Springboro. (Photo: Warren County Jail)

SPRINGBORO, Ohio (WDTN) – A Springboro teacher was arrested Monday on child endangering and other charges.

According to jail records, Amy Panzeca was arrested Monday evening around 6:00 pm on Sesame Street in Springboro.

Panzeca was booked into the Warren County jail on two counts of permitting drug abuse, endangering children and contributing to the delinquency of a minor.

A spokesperson for Springboro Community City Schools says Panzeca teaches 5th grade at Five Points Elementary School.

Panzeca is currently on paid administrative leave while the school works with police to investigate the allegations.

The spokesperson says the all parents of students in Panzeca’s class will be notified by phone of the allegations on Tuesday. A letter will be sent to all parents as well.

A substitute teacher will teach Panzeca’s class until the matter is resolved. The first day of class for Springboro Community City Schools is Thursday, August 17th.

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