FORMER CENTENNIAL HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER INDICTED

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February 13 , 2015 | Posted by Jesse Grajeda |

FORMER CENTENNIAL HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER INDICTED

Las Cruces, NM—Former Centennial High School Theater Teacher, Phillip Hernandez, has been indicted by Grand Jury on (3) counts of Criminal Sexual Penetration; fourth degree felonies, and (2) counts of Criminal Sexual Contact of a minor also fourth degree felonies.

In April 2014 charges were brought against Hernandez after a student disclosed to school administrators information regarding an inappropriate relationship involving the student and a staff member.  The cited events took place between October-December 2013.

Assistant District Attorney Lisa Beairsto requested a $50,000 secured bond and a warrant for Hernandez’ arrest.