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Rita Brum

PE Teacher Charge With Child Molestation


Rita Brum

Rita Brum

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On February 26, 2009, physical education teacher, Rita Brum, 24, was arrested and charged with child molestation stemming from an alleged sexual relationship she had with a 17-year-old female student.

Brum taught at Mt. Pleasant High School in San Jose, California at the time of her arrest.

According to a police statement, Brum had developed close relationships with many students outside of the school setting.

In an effort to determine if there may be other potential victims or if someone has additional information on this case, please call Detective Tricia Bowers of the San Jose Police Dept's Child Exploitation Detail at (408) 277-4102. Persons wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers at (408) 947-STOP.

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