– A 24-year-old female teacher was arrested for allegedly having sex with five students
– The woman reportedly seduced five 17-year-old boys in 2014
– The school’s principal reported her to police and investigation was launched
Marquita Alston has been accused of performing sexual acts on the 17-year-old boys while working as a teacher at Pearl Cohn High School in Nashville, Tennessee, UK.
According to local media, the 24-year-oold biology teacher and five teenagers had sex between September and November 2014 on separate occasions.
The incidents came to light only after the principal contacted police following a disturbing tip-off about Ms Alston. She was placed on administrative leave and later resigned.
Meanwhile, detectives interviewed teaching stuff and a number of students who stepped forward with more and more sexual allegations against the woman.
They also determined that some acts took place on school campus. In court she admitted to five charges of statutory rape and was freed on $1,000 bond.
She was given five years’ probation and ordered to sign the sex offender register.