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Blackman Middle teacher charged with public intoxication before school

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Christopher Gracia (Source: Rutherford County Sheriff's Office) Christopher Gracia (Source: Rutherford County Sheriff's Office)
MURFREESBORO, TN (WSMV) -

A teacher at Blackman Middle School is off the job after being charged with public intoxication Wednesday morning.

A school spokesman said administration received a tip before school started that Christopher Gracia was possibly intoxicated. They intervened immediately.

The spokesman said it happened around 7:30 a.m.

Gracia, who was a math teacher, was charged with public intoxication and removed from campus.

School officials said Gracia will not be permitted to teach at any Rutherford County school.

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