Suffolk high school students’ photos spark controversy

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SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Suffolk school officials are investigating two pictures apparently taken during Nansemond River High School’s spirit week

The pictures show fours girls, with one appearing to dress in an orange, prison-style jumpsuit with a sign reading “Black Lives Matter.”

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The other three girls appear to be dressed up as police officers.

The pictures were sent to 8News sister station, WAVY, early Tuesday.

School officials tell WAVY a letter will likely be sent home to parents later today about the photos.

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