The Salem News
---- — LYNN (AP) — A Lynn teacher has been arrested for allegedly giving marijuana to a student in school.
Police say 50-year-old Charles Saltzman of Swampscott, an English teacher at Lynn English High School, was charged with distribution of marijuana in a school zone when he was arrested Tuesday.
Saltzman appeared in court without a lawyer yesterday and was released on the condition that he not get into any further legal trouble.
He was ordered to return to court, with a lawyer, on Dec. 12.
He refused to speak to reporters after the court appearance.
Superintendent Catherine Latham said Saltzman was placed on paid administrative leave pending the results of the ongoing criminal investigation.