Two schoolkids were arrested Tuesday for putting rat poison in their teacher’s water bottle in a Brooklyn classroom, sources said. The 9 and 12 year old boys are fifth graders at PS 315 in Flatbush.
The teacher realized something wrong when she because nauseous after drinking her water. It was then that another student told her the two boys put poison in her bottle. The teacher was treated at her doctor’s office and was not seriously injured. The next day, she went to the 70th Precinct station house to report what had happened.
The kids were arrested and charged with reckless endangerment, assault and criminal possession of a weapon. It was not clear why they did it, and their names were not released.