St. Paul Public School teacher accused of having a sexual encounter with student: charges
ST. PAUL, Minn. (FOX 9) - A biology teacher with the St. Paul Public School system faces charges after allegedly having a sexual encounter with his 18-year-old student in a car.
Pablo Alejandro Cortez, 50, was charged in Ramsey County court on Thursday with one count of fourth-degree criminal sexual conduct while in a prohibited occupational relationship. Cortez was placed on administrative leave by the educational facility after receiving the report, according to court documents.
According to the charging document, the 18-year-old student told police Cortez was a science teacher at her school, and they began talking at the end of the school year in May 2022.... Read more