Report: Staples H.S. teacher dies

Staff and students at Staples High School in Westport are reportedly mourning the loss of one of their teachers this weekend. Published reports say 27-year-old

Published reports say 27-year-old Cody Thomas died Saturday.

Published reports say 27-year-old Cody Thomas died Saturday. (1/25/16)

WESTPORT - Staff and students at Staples High School  in Westport are reportedly mourning the loss of one of their teachers this weekend.

Published reports say 27-year-old Cody Thomas died Saturday.

Thomas was an English teacher and served as co-adviser to the school's award-winning student newspaper Inklings.

Local news sites say the Staples administration and Emergency Crisis Team will offer counseling to anyone who needs it at school today.

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