Virginia Teacher Accused of Driving Drunk to Elementary School

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    News4's Erika Gonzalez gets reaction from parents after a gym teacher at Cedar Lane Elementary was arrested and accused of being drunk at school and having alcohol on school grounds.

    A Loudoun County elementary school teacher faces a drunken driving charge after school personnel reported a possibly intoxicated staff member.

    Gregory A. Wuenschel, 48, of Ranson, W.Va., teaches physical education at Cedar Lane Elementary School in Ashburn, Va. He was reported to a Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office school resource officer Wednesday after being observed behaving peculiarly while co-teaching a class.

    The investigation found Wuenschel drove to the school. He was charged with driving without a license and possession of alcohol on school property in addition to the driving under the influence charge.

    Wuenschel was released on $2,500 bond. He is on administrative leave.

    Wuenschel had been with the county for nine years.

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