Teacher Accused Of Sexual Relationship With Teen: Martinez Police | #teacher | #children | #kids

MARTINEZ, CA — A 40-year-old teacher suspected of having a sexual relationship with a teen she tutored was arrested over the weekend, Martinez police said Monday.

Jane Shetterly, a high school teacher with the West Contra Costa County Unified School District, was taken into custody Sunday afternoon at a home in the 1500 block of Pine Street in Martinez.

Police said they were told on Saturday there was an alleged ongoing sexual relationship between a former teen student and Shetterly while she was working as a private tutor.

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After an investigation, Shetterly was arrested the next day and booked into the Martinez Jail on suspicion of multiple felony counts of sexual misconduct with a minor. Her bail was set at $250,000.

The school district’s website lists Shetterly as an art teacher and chair of the Vocational Technology Department at De Anza High School in Richmond.

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Anyone with knowledge related to the case is asked to contact Detective Montano at 925-494-4085 or the Martinez Police Dispatch at 925-372-3440 and refer to MPD case #21-1135.

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