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High School Auto Shop Closed by Rochester School District

Rochester NY – The Edison Tech auto shop has been closed following the arrest of a subsitute teacher in connection with a stolen car investigation.Charles Privitera was charged with endangering the welfare of a child.Rochester City School Superintendent Dr. Clifford Janey says students in the auto repair shop will be transferred to three other automotive shops at Edison while an audit is being conducted. The audit will look into security and safety standards.The Rochester school district is working with city police on an investigation that started last month in connection between the auto shop and stolen cars