A former teacher Aaron Dunton is arrested on the morning of June 16, 2022, by the Gilbert Police for having an alleged relationship with a 14-year-old student. He was accused by a student from Highley High School in Gilbert, Arizona where he worked for over a year.
Dunton was also the assistant football coach and a volunteer softball coach at Higley High. Here is a small detail about the incident and the information of the accused teacher.
Who Is Aaron Dunton From Higley High School?
Aaron Dunton is a former teacher at Higley High School who was arrested by police after a two-month-long investigation for the charge of having a relationship with a 14-year-old minor student.
The former teacher has been arrested on the morning of June 16, 2022, by the Gilbert Police for having an inappropriate relationship with a student from Higley High School where he used to teach. He was booked into the Maricopa County Jail in Arizona.
After initial allegations made by the student and the investigation by the police that began on April 14, 2022, Dunton resigned from the school. He joined Higley High on June 19, 2021, and taught until the start of the investigation.
Former Teacher Arrested For Relationship With Student
Former teacher Aaron Dunton is arrested for having a relationship with a teenage student. He was allegedly having an illegitimate relationship with his 14-year-old student while at Higley High School in Gilbert, Arizona.
It seems that this incident is not the only one that Dunton has also been accused of. Police said that another victim also came forward during the investigation. A former student from his previous workplace accused the teacher of indecent behaviors.
Dunton has been a teacher at Power Ranch Elementary School from July 2015 to May 2021. A victim who was 11 at that time came out accusing the former teacher of the incidents that happened in 2019. No other details regarding the incident have been released.
Aaron Dunton Age Details
Aaron Dunton is currently 35 years old and is alleged to have a relationship with a 14-year-old student. He has been teaching at Higley high for just over a year when the allegations came to light and the police arrested him.
An investigation began on April 14, 2022, after the complaints were made against the former teacher. After the two-month-long investigation, Gilbert Police finally arrested the disgraced teacher.
The former teacher faces numerous charges, including one count of witness tampering, two counts of contributing to delinquency and dependency, and four counts of aggravated assault. Gilbert Police are looking for more potential victims and witnesses.