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Teacher Accused of Child Molesting Disappears

Posted June 19, 1997 12:00 a.m. EDT

— A teacher at a state-run school for children has disappeared amid allegations he sexually assaulted a student.

Durham police say a 13-year-old boy claims he was sexually assaulted at the Wright School late last year.

The teacher in question never showed up for police questioning and his wife has reported him missing.

The teacher has not been charged.