Jonesboro Police Department has launched an investigating into an incident that resulted in six Jonesboro Public School students being transported to a local hospital.
School officials say a first grade student at Math and Science brought what is being described as gummies to school and shared with other students during the lunch hour.
School staff discovered the gummies were being shared and contacted the parents along with poison control who suggested the children be checked out by medical officials.
JPD is reporting six students were transported to the hospital by parents. The children’s conditions are unknown, school officials described the situation as non-emergency.
JPD is conducting in investigation into the incident, officials have not released information on what the gummies possibly contained.