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UPDATE: Corning Teacher Arrested

Police Say Darcangelo Tried To Get Employee To Steal Drugs

UPDATE: Corning Teacher Arrested

UPDATE: Corning police confirm Darcangelo is a high school teacher in the Corning-Painted Post school district. A popular teacher rating site says Darcangelo teaches English.

CORNING, NY (WENY)---A Corning woman is behind bars for allegedly trying to purchase prescription drugs without a prescription.

Corning police say Heather Darcangelo called a Corning pharmacy and tried to get an employee to steal narcotic drugs in exchange for money. The 48-year old woman was arrested Thursday around 1 in Centerway Square where she was supposed to buy the drugs.

Darcangelo is charged with attempted criminal possession of a controlled substance. She's in the Steuben County Jail.