Newark Valley Teacher Arrested

By WBNG News

Newark Valley Teacher Arrested

July 22, 2010 Updated Jan 23, 2009 at 5:28 PM EST

A teacher at Newark Valley High School is accused of have sex with a student.

New York State Police charged 29 year old John Puglisi of Endicott with Rape.

He's accused of taking a 16 year old student to his home more than once to have sex.

State Police say he also forged a note to allow her to leave school early.

Troopers arrested Puglisi at Newark Valley High School where he is a social studies teacher.

He was arraigned in Town of Union court and sent to the Broome County Jail.

Anyone who may have more information can call State Police at Owego at (607) 687-3961.

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