May 22, 2019
CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VA – Chesterfield County Police have arrested and charged a former Chesterfield County Public Schools clinic aide with three counts of child endangerment, possession of a schedule II drug, possession with intent to distribute a schedule III drug, possession with intent to distribute a schedule IV drug, and three counts of petit larceny.
At about 2:42 p.m. on May 21, police received a call from a parent of a Clover Hill Elementary School student who reported that her child's medication had been stolen at school. Upon further investigation, it was discovered that Caitlin Poytress, while a clinic aide at the school, had been stealing Adderall prescribed to students and replacing it with over-the-counter medication.
Poytress, 39, of the 3000 block of Black Gum Terrace, was arrested yesterday and is being held at the Chesterfield County Jail.
Police continue their investigation into this incident. Anyone with information should contact the Chesterfield County Police Department at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660 or through the P3 app.
Photo: Caitlin Poytress