MANATEE COUNTY, Fla. – A Florida middle school employee is facing charges after he was accused of getting a student pregnant.
The Palmetto Police Department told WFLA that 31-year-old Lamont Houston was a graduation enhancement technician at Lincoln Middle School at the time of the alleged crime.
Authorities allege that Houston met the victim while at school and began seeing the girl off-campus.
According to WFLA, Houston has been charged with lewd and lascivious conduct on a child under 16 and child abuse for impregnating a child under 16.
Following his arrest, Houston resigned from the district.