Nappanee teacher under criminal investigation following allegation of inappropriate conduct
Posted: 10/17/2013 at 5:30 pm
By: Sharon Hernandez
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Wa-Nee Schools fired Spanish teacher Brooke Wilson on Monday, Oct. 14, following allegations that pointed to inappropriate conduct with a male high school student.
In a statement released Monday, Wa-Nee Schools superintendent Joe Sabo said Wilson was suspended Sept. 25 after the school corporation learned about the allegations.
The school board voted to cancel Wilsonís teaching contract. Wilson started working for the Wa-Nee School Corp. in 2012.
Ed Windbigler, chief investigator for the Elkhart County Prosecutorís Office, said Wednesday that the sheriffís department is investigating the case, but the investigation has not yet been forwarded to the prosecutorís office.