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Charter denies sending mailer on drug bust at public school

A suburban Philadelphia charter school has denied sending out promotional mailers referencing a 2015 drug arrest at a nearby public high school.

The postcard shows a stock image of a student, head in hands, and a headline saying a teenager was caught by Liberty High School officials with more than $3,000 of heroin and cocaine. The mailer asks: "Why worry about this type of student at school? Come visit Arts Academy Charter School. Now enrolling grades 6-12."

The mailer also lists the Bethlehem school's return address.

Photos of the mailer have taken off on social media.

The school district on Sunday said Liberty High School has been "a...

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