Teacher, Professor allegedly fail to report abuse

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HAZLE TOWNSHIP, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) A local high school teacher and college professor are accused of failing to report alleged sexual abuse.
 
     According to court papers, Hazleton Area High School teacher Pam Bromiley seen here in video from 2013 — and Myrene Magabo, a professor at Penn State, learned of the reported assault on a student last November.


     Investigators say a teen girl presented a speech in front of them admitting she was a victim of sexual assault.
 
     Under state law, educators must report suspected sexual abuse but police say the pair never did.


     The Hazleton Area School Superintendent says the district has not yet taken action against Bromiley.


     She is already on personal leave for an unrelated matter.
 

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