Orange County teacher accused of improper relationship with student
An Orange County teacher is under investigation amid allegations of having an improper relationship with a student.
A spokesperson for the Orange County Sheriff's Office tells 12News HD that deputies received a report of an alleged improper relationship between a teacher at Community Christian School and a high school student. The allegation was made on October 1.
The following is a statement from Daniel Rose, Pastor at Community Church:
"An allegation of inappropriate relations between an educator and student has been made to the school. The educator is no longer employed by the school. This allegation was immediately reported to the Orange County Sheriff's Department by the school, and is currently under investigation. We do not have all the details at this time. We are now cooperating and will always cooperate with law enforcement authorities. The safety and welfare of our students is always of the highest priority. No additional statements will be made by the school. This matter is now in the hands of the Orange County Sheriff's Department."
The sheriff's office on Thursday afternoon said no arrests have been made and no other information could be released due to the ongoing investigation.
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