School employee files harassment charges against Riverhead assistant superintendent
Harassment charges have been filed against the assistant superintendent for the Riverhead Central School District
Police say Rodney Parish, an employee of the district, claims that Lori Koerner harassed him inside a school in September.
A spokesperson for the district tells News 12 that Koerner is working from home while an investigation is being carried out. They say the alleged victim is the superintendent’s administrative assistance.
The Board of Education for the district approved a leave of absence for Superintendent Augustine Tornatore on Thursday.