Pickerington Local School District leaders are discussing how to proceed after a principal drew criticism for a social-media post of her daughter posing near anti-police graffiti.

Damicka Bates, previously the assistant principal of Tussing Elementary School, is set to become the principal of Pickerington Elementary School in the new school year.

A screenshot of the image from downtown Columbus, which includes profanity, circulated on a pro-police Facebook page last weekend. It received nearly 4,000 comments and almost 4,000 shares.

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