A veteran Miami-Dade, Florida, teacher has been arrested and accused of committing lewd acts on students.
Alejandro Perez, 60, has been a fifth-grade teacher at Charles R. Hadley Elementary for 34 years. He is now facing charges of lewd and lascivious molestation and lewd and lascivious conduct on a child after he reportedly inappropriately touched an undisclosed number of female students. It is unclear when the incidents occurred, but the district says that he had no prior incidents.
Perez’s contract reportedly being terminated by the school district following the allegations.