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Investigation Update and Changes Moving Forward

July 29, 2019

For Immediate Release

Contact: Tanya Arja
Office of Communications

Tampa, Fla. – (July 29, 2019) – Today, Monday, July 29, at 10:30 a.m., Superintendent Jeff Eakins will provide an update on the investigation involving the death of Hezekiah Walters, an incoming freshman at Middleton High School. The Superintendent will provide an update on our ongoing investigation and the steps the district is taking moving forward.

The Superintendent will provide detailed information but will be unable to take questions afterwards, due to a notice of a legal claim. We appreciate your understanding.


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