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DESOTO COUNTY, Miss. — The Horn Lake Police Department said Thursday they took an information report of an explicit video that was reported as “inadvertently and unknowingly shared” from a DeSoto County teacher’s phone. The police department said the matter is under investigation by the school district.

We’re told the woman in the video was a teacher at Horn Lake High School. Numerous people we spoke with said the video has been circling around the school for the last week.

“I heard all types of stuff about the video. Everybody just shared it among each other and everybody has it now,” a student said.

Police said if it is determined there was a criminal element to the release of the video, Horn Lake Police would get involved in an investigation.

A DeSoto County Schools representatives said the person in the video is no longer an employee of the school district.

The teacher has not been named by officials.