26 year old Liza Anne Roberts has been arrest pursuant to a 14 year’s old student of hers been discovered possessing topless images of herself on his cellphone. A cellphone that it is said that she went out of her way to buy for him. The cell phone also had highly explicit text messages. Authorities made the arrest after the teen posted the topless pictures on the web.
According to the UK’s dailymail the ‘sexting’ affair was discovered by a school resource officer at Mount Fort Junior High School in Ogden, Utah.
Police were asked to investigate and used a search warrant to obtain the phones used by Roberts and the teen.
When confronted the boy also revealed that Roberts had after sending him topless images of herself beseeched him to send nude pictures of himself to her.
Reflected one concerned mother, Wendy Morgan of one fellow school student involved once Roberts case became widely known:
‘We would have never thought that Ms. Roberts was capable of doing something like this,‘ she told The Deseret News. ‘There better be no other teachers doing this.’
‘She was a good teacher. She got my youngest to enroll into some honors classes. She pushed her to go forward. We are really shocked.’
Since first being notified of the incident, Roberts has been fired by the school and has now faces charges of sexual exploitation of a minor, a second degree felony, and dealing in harmful material to a minor. She was released after posting $15 000 bond.
So much for kiddie porn and the power high that some teachers seem to continue to enjoy…