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Valentines Day court date for teacher charged with having sex with student

Published:Wednesday | January 18, 2017 | 12:42 PM

The St Catherine-based teacher charged for having sexual relations with a student at school is to return to the St Catherine Parish Court on February 14.

He was granted bail yesterday in the sum of $500,000.

The 40-year-old teacher must not have any contact with the complainant or other witnesses in the matter.

It is alleged that the accused became sexually involved with a female student who is under 16 years old.

His alleged action was reported to the Child Development Agency and the teacher subsequently arrested and charged with having sexual intercourse with a person under the age of 16 years old.