Police: Massapequa teacher Kerri A. Creegan arrested for heroin possession

Police say Creegan, 33, of Rockville Centre, was driving southbound on Babylon Turnpike with a defective tail light and was stopped by police.

Creegan teaches ninth-grade social studies at Massapequa High

Creegan teaches ninth-grade social studies at Massapequa High School's Ames campus (Credit: News 12 )

FREEPORT - Police say a teacher in the Massapequa School District has been arrested for possession of heroin.

Kerri A. Creegan, 33, of Rockville Centre, was driving southbound on Babylon Turnpike with a defective tail light and was stopped by police. During the traffic stop, police say Creegan was found to be in possession of a glassine bag containing heroin.

Creegan was arrested at the scene and is charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance.

Creegan teaches ninth-grade social studies at Massapequa High School's Ames campus.

Creegan is expected to be arraigned on Monday.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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