ADVERTISEMENT

High school choir teacher charged with 9 counts of criminal sexual assault of student

Nathan Bramstedt allegedly had sexual contact with a 17-year-old student.

ADVERTISEMENT
Image
Angelo Isidorou Vancouver British Columbia
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT

A former high school choir teacher in Aurora, Illinois, was charged with having sexual contact with a 17-year-old student. According to the Chicago Tribune, Nathan Bramstedt appeared before a judge Saturday and had bail set to $500,000.

Bramstedt, 42, was taken into custody Friday afternoon and charged with nine counts of criminal sexual assault — position of trust/authority and three counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse — position of trust/authority, the Tribune said.

The alleged sexual assault was revealed when the 17 year-old student reported the crime to the authorities last year. Bramstedt is accused of sexually assaulting the student on multiple occasions and at several locations at Metea Valley High School, where he taught from February to June 2019, according to the statement.

This news comes amid other cases of child sexual abuse gaining national media attention. A California charter school teacher was charged with 29 counts of lewd acts with children, including students. According to KTVU, 35-year-old Anessa Paige Gower was taken into custody by the Richmond Police Department upon returning to California from Hawaii on April 6.

Her victims were seven boys, ages 15 to 16, the Contra Costa County District Attorney's office says. Since they are minors, their names are being withheld. According to Paul Graves, the Contra Costa County deputy district attorney, the charges against Gower are "sex-related, some social media communications related, and inappropriate contact with minors."

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
N/A by N/A is licensed under N/A

Join and support independent free thinkers!

We’re independent and can’t be cancelled. The establishment media is increasingly dedicated to divisive cancel culture, corporate wokeism, and political correctness, all while covering up corruption from the corridors of power. The need for fact-based journalism and thoughtful analysis has never been greater. When you support The Post Millennial, you support freedom of the press at a time when it's under direct attack. Join the ranks of independent, free thinkers by supporting us today for as little as $1.

Support The Post Millennial

Remind me in September

We will use this to send you a single email in September 2020. To find out what personal data we collect and how we use it, please visit our Privacy Policy

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
By signing up you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy
ADVERTISEMENT
© 2022 The Post Millennial, Privacy Policy