Bedbug confirmed at John F. Kennedy H.S.

Locker rooms at a Bronx high school have been shut down and students were told to take their belongings home after a bedbug was found.The

THE BRONX - Locker rooms at a Bronx high school have been shut down and students were told to take their belongings home after a bedbug was found.

The Department of Education says the bedbug was confirmed after testing, but says there is no risk of infestation.

Some students say they do not feel safe attending John F. Kennedy High School now and may opt to stay home temporarily.

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