ROSS (CBS SF) — The former principal of an exclusive private school in Marin County was released on bail after being arrested Friday when he was allegedly found in a hotel room with an unconscious woman and drugs.
Thomas Woodrow “Woody” Price was released on $75-thousand bail over the weekend.READ MORE: Early Morning Earthquake Cluster Rattles Central Coast
Price was the principal of the Branson School in Ross. His arrest has become the talk of the town.READ MORE: Oakland Police Intensify Sideshow Crackdown As Violence Escalates
“People seem to be really appalled because this is such a nice place,” Novato resident Jan told KPIX 5.
Parents pay about $40-thousand per year so their children can have a first-rate education at Branson. Former students include winter sports star Jonny Moseley and Chef Julia Child.MORE NEWS: Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Shipments Could Arrive As Soon As Monday
A Branson Trustee issued a letter to the community, saying “We are deeply troubled by these developments,” and also announced Price’s resignation.