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A Teacher Fed A Sick Puppy To A Snapping Turtle And Parents Aren't Happy

By Mark Pygas

You may know the small rural town of Preston, Idaho, as the setting of Napoleon Dynamite. Now, many people know the hamlet of about 5,200 people for a very different reason. Authorities in the town are investigating reports that a teacher at Preston Junior High School fed a sick puppy to a snapping turtle. 

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The teacher, who has not been named by authorities, but is being identified as science teacher Robert Crosland by media, allegedly fed the ailing puppy to the turtle on March 7.