A former affiliate principal at an Iowa highschool killed himself final week amid allegations he sexually exploited a scholar — the second district worker going through such accusations to take his personal life this month, a report stated.
William Terry, 47, a former worker at Marshalltown Excessive Faculty, fatally shot himself contained in the basement of his Ames residence on Thursday as police arrived to execute an arrest warrant, WHO reported, citing authorities.
Terry was accused of participating in an inappropriate relationship with a former scholar. The allegations had been reported to police on July 6, the report stated.
On July 8, 42-year-old Marshalltown Center Faculty instructor Adam Edgington fatally shot himself in his automotive a day after he was busted for allegedly sexually assaulting a 13-year-old scholar.
Edgington was accused of groping and kissing the teenager a number of occasions over the previous college 12 months, the report stated.
Individually, Mark Esquivel, 26, an ex-Marshalltown Excessive Faculty fitness center instructor was arrested on June 30 for allegedly attempting to solicit intercourse from a 17-year-old, the report stated.
Esquivel was charged with sexual exploitation by a college worker.
The disturbing collection of allegations in opposition to the boys has led to a district-wide overview of its hiring and choice processes, Dr. Theron Schutte, Superintendent of Marshalltown Group Faculty District, instructed the information station in a press release.
“The District can even be offering extra coaching on workers ethics and obligations, and is reviewing the curriculum to make sure all college students are knowledgeable about reporting – and empowered to hunt assist – if a regarding state of affairs arises,” Schutte stated.