Teresa Gilmete, a 47 year old teacher, was arrested for drug poisoning. A month and a half long investigation after a tip from the schools superintendent. A party thrown for the Mathew Turner Elementary School staff may have had more than chocolate chips in its cookies.
Guests leaving a private dinner on November 21 felt ill and even complained about being high. Two of those guests went to the hospital for treatment. Blood work for one of them tested positive for marijuana. Its is also claimed that one staff member took a few of the pot cookies home. Where a 15 year old also had one.
Badger was arrested and booked at Solana County jail with bail set at $15,000. She had already confessed to her involvement with the Marijuana Cookies during investigation.