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Police Investigating College Baseball Team Poisoning Allegations

A generic photo of baseballs on a Gatorade towel at the Little League World Series.

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, PA - AUGUST 28: Baseballs sit on a ledge during the first inning of the Little League World Series Championship Game between the Mid-Atlantic Team from New York and the Asia-Pacific team from South Korea at Lamade Stadium on August 28, 2016 in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Police are investigating allegations that a college baseball team's water cooler was poisoned with paint thinner.

TMZ Sports obtained a police report filed by Kansas Wesleyan University claiming seven people drank contaminated water spiked during Saturday's doubleheader against Bethany College. Six of the reported victims were students ages 20 and 23 while another was a 31-year-old staffer.

On Sunday, a "KWU Barstool" Twitter account -- unaffiliated with Kansas Wesleyan University or Barstool Sports -- posted a picture appearing to show paint thinner in the team's Gatorade cooler.

"Putting PAINT THINNER in our water coolers to get our baseball players sick and still getting toasted by 31 runs is WILD," the tweet said. "Stay classy! Glad all our players are okay."

Despite those allegations, the police report does not name Bethany College. Lindsborg Police Department administrative assistant Julia Duell told the Kansas City Star (h/t Yahoo Sports) that they're not jumping to any conclusions.

“We don’t know who did that,” Duell said. “They can’t assume at this point in time that it was Bethany or KW students. That’s being investigated, who actually did that … those are not usable now.”

Kansas Wesleyan issued a statement to TMZ confirming that they're looking into the incident.

"Kansas Wesleyan is aware of the primary tweet -- made by an account not affiliated with the university -- regarding this situation. We take this extremely seriously. Therefore, we immediately began a thorough, in-depth review, with the priority of putting the health and safety of our student-athletes first.

"This review, which includes complete cooperation with the Lindsborg, KS Police Department’s investigation of the matter, is ongoing and is a high priority."

Bethany College also said the school is "fully cooperating with the investigation of local law enforcement" and currently has "no information" on the people responsible.