The Norwin School District sent an email to parents saying a middle school employee was arrested last week.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

NORTH HUNTINGDON, Pa. (KDKA) – A Norwin school counselor is facing drug charges.

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According to court documents, middle school counselor Richard Wesley Kean faces two drug charges.

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The Norwin School District sent an email to parents saying a middle school employee was arrested on Friday.

The district says the staffer is now on administrative leave and is not allowed on school property during the course of the investigation.

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In a statement, the district says it’s fully cooperating with law enforcement, but because of the ongoing investigation, can’t comment further.