Naugatuck teacher accused of ‘inappropriate conduct’ with students
NAUGATUCK - Police are investigating allegations that a Naugatuck High School teacher.
In a brief statement, police said “Naugatuck Police were notified on Jan. 23, 2019 by the Naugatuck School District of an allegation of inappropriate conduct between a teacher and student(s). As a result of this allegation a criminal investigation has been initiated and is currently ongoing by detectives of the Naugatuck Police Department.
“The case remains active and there is no other information for release at this time.”
School Superintendent Sharon Locke told NBC Connecticut, the teacher has been place on leave.
“The safety of our students is our highest priority. We take these matters seriously and will take appropriate action as the investigation unfolds,” she said.