NJ high school teacher arrested for sexually abusing student

Joseph Scalfaro mugshot
Joseph Scalfaro mugshot Photo credit Atlantic County Prosecutor's Office

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (1010 WINS) — An Atlantic City High School teacher was arrested for having sex with a student, the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office announced Friday.

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Joseph Scalfaro, 47, engaged in inappropriate sexual contact with the student both on and off school property, officials said.

Prosecutors charged him with endangering the welfare of a child, criminal sexual contact and official misconduct.

He’s currently being held at Atlantic County Justice Facility.

Featured Image Photo Credit: Atlantic County Prosecutor's Office