Posted on Thursday, May 30th, 2019 at 12:14 am
The Bronx, NY (May 29, 2019) – A Bronx school teacher who has been accused of raping a 13-year-old female student is currently under investigation as of Wednesday, May 29th. The Department of Education has stated that 28-year-old Jonathan Pol has been reassigned to duties away from the classroom as the investigation ensues.
According to authorities, the Mott Hall Community School teacher is currently a patient at Jacobi Medical Center following a suicide attempt. While the exact details of the allegations against Pol have not been made available, he is being accused of raping the victim on several occasions. Allegedly, Pol met the student twice after school and proceeded to drive her to a secluded location.
The victim stated that the second incident took place exactly one week ago to the day. The investigation is presently ongoing and no charges have been filed at this time.
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