• NC teacher accused of sexual contact with students faces judge


    ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. - A North Carolina math teacher is accused of having sexual contact with three male students.

    Erin McAuliffe, 25, a teacher at Rocky Mount Preparatory School, appeared in a Nash County courtroom Tuesday, according to Channel 9's TV partner WTVD.

    McAuliffe is charged with three counts of sexual activity with a student and one count of indecent liberties with a minor. She did not comment on the felony charges following her court appearance.

    WTVD: Rocky Mount teacher accused of having sex with students faces judge

    Detectives were notified in May that McAuliffe was possibly having inappropriate relationships with students, according WTVD.

    (Erin McAuliffe)

    Police said the alleged acts took place off-campus. The students involved included a 16-year-old and two 17-year-olds.



    The head of the public charter school, Todd Pipkin, told the Associated Press that McAuliffe's last day of employment at the school was May 4.

    McAuliffe had been behind bars at Carteret County Jail but was let out on $20,000 bond.

    Read more top trending stories on wsoctv.com:

    Next Up:

  • Headline Goes Here

    NC teacher accused of sexual contact with students faces judge

  • Headline Goes Here

    5 living first ladies speak out on separation of immigrant children,…

  • Headline Goes Here

    Brown recluse spiders: 4 things to know as the dangerous pests become…

  • Headline Goes Here

    Florida man killed, 2 others injured in argument over dog, deputies say

  • Headline Goes Here

    Video: Florida family saves kitten from interstate