A 24-year-old private-school Biology teacher is accused of having oral sex with one of his 14-year-old students in Deerfield Beach, Florida; according to police reports, the two were discovered half-naked in the back-seat of the teacher’s car by police who were responding to a report of suspicious activity. Eric Beasley of Plantation, Florida faces multiple counts of criminal sexual conduct with a person under 16 while he was in a supervisory position; he was her teacher, and she was under 16. It is also alleged that he had sent the student obscene pictures from his cell phone. Beasley was teaching at Zion Lutheran Church in Deerfield at the time. Deerfield Beach is located about 16.5 miles from Fort Lauderdale, Florida on the Atlantic Ocean.
UPDATE: Eric Beasley, 25, was sentenced to 20 years in federal prison under a plea agreement with federal and state prosecutors.