Prank at high school reunion leaves some former classmates displeased
Here are some of the stories that KTLA News is working on this evening:
STRIPPER STAND-IN: Instead of attending her 10-year high school reunion in Palos Verdes, Andrea Wachner, sent a stripper and filmed the whole thing. The exotic dancer, who posed as Wachner, wore fishnet stockings, a tight black dress and spike-heeled boots. She also told classmates she had undergone reconstructive surgery and suffered from amnesia. Doubters were put at ease as Wachner -- stationed in a nearby hotel room -- fed her stand-in information through an earpiece. Wachner, 31, also filmed the spectacle thing for her documentary "I Remember Andrea." After Wachner posted snippets on YouTube, a few of her former classmates were displeased.
TRUANCY SWEEP: A 'truancy' sweep that critics say was more of a 'tardy' sweep has generated controversy at Bell High School. Truancy officers were reportedly posted on the school's front steps at the start of school this morning. Students who were even a minute late were handcuffed and transported to a local park where their parents were called to pick them up. Some parents complained that the operation was an over-reaction and should have targeted chronic truants instead of students only slightly late to school.