Monroe County Teacher Faces More Charges


(WBRE/WYOU-TV) State police say more victims are coming forward accusing a local teacher of inappropriate conduct towards students. 

 Troopers say  26-year-old Jonathan Smith of Blakeslee inappropriately touched under-aged students at an alternative school.

 He was originally accused of touching one student in an empty classroom and sending her inappropriate Facebook messages. 
Now.. troopers say five more victims have come forward. The girls range in age from 13 to 17-years-old. State police say Smith taught at  PA Treatment and Healing in Smithfield Township.

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