Cranston principal charged with cocaine possession at T.F. Green

By News Staff

A middle school principal in Cranston was busted for having cocaine in a checked bag at T.F. Green.

TSA and airport officials say that 41-year-old Anthony Corrente, who is the principal at Western Hills Middle School, was arrested over the weekend as he was trying to board a flight.

A TSA agent found an anomaly in one of Corrente's bags that had cocaine in it.

Corrente is now facing charges for possessing a controlled substance, and has been placed on administrative leave by the school district.

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