CHICAGO (CBS) — The CBS 2 Investigators get results for a former CPS student who turned to us for help tracking a very important piece of paper.

Last month, CBS 2 reported how David Shields was having trouble getting into college because his high school transcripts went missing.

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The charter school Shields attended abruptly closed a few years back and no one seemed to know how to locate the man’s records. Shields spent months trying to get answers.

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After the CBS 2 story aired, Shields said CPS found his transcripts. He is now enrolled in college in Florida for next spring.

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Megan Hickey