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Bradford Co. substitute teacher charged with sexual assault

FRANKLIN TWP, Pa. (18 NEWS) - A substitute teacher in Towanda has been accused of sexually assaulting a student.

25-year-old Whitney Roberts of New Hampshire faces charges of institutional sexual assault and corruption of minors.

Roberts was a substitute teacher for the Towanda Area School District.  The incident happened November 18, 2017 involving the victim, a 17-year-old male student.

Roberts was charged with two counts of institutional sexual assault and one count of corruption of minors.

Police say Roberts was arraigned and released on $10,000 unsecured bail.

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