Maryland High School Students Wear Blackface, Use Racial Slur In Social Media Post

(Bethesda, MD-AP) — Police in Maryland are investigating a photo of two high school students wearing blackface. The principal of Walt Whitman High School in Bethesda said the photo, which was captioned with the N-word, was shared online on a private account over the weekend. It was then re-shared publicly by other students.

The image was reported to police as a hate-bias incident. The school will also be taking disciplinary action.

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