Cross-dressing senior prank could lead to suspension

A crossing-dressing prank could leave some high school students suspended.

Newsday says Westbury High School senior Nicholas Arevalo is one of about 17 students who came to class in drag.

The students say that the principal told them to get changed or miss the prom.

Officials say now students have complained that the suspension is discrimination.

The district is investigating.

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