Officials: Elementary teacher solicited sex with 2-year-old

National

This photo provided by Palm Beach County shows Xavier Donte Alexander. The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office said in a press release that Alexander was arrested Thursday, April 1, 2021, on felony charges of soliciting sex with a minor and traveling to meet a minor for sex. Alexander is a fourth grade teacher at Grove Park Elementary School in Palm Beach Gardens and also advertised as a babysitter on various websites. (Palm Beach County via AP)

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. _ A Florida elementary school teacher is facing charges alleging he solicited online to have sex with a 2-year-old and traveled to meet the child.

The sheriff’s office did not release further information about the allegations. It customarily waits for the county court clerk to post the arresting deputy’s report online, which happens after the defendant’s initial court appearance. Alexander, who was being held without bond, was scheduled to appear later Friday.

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida elementary school teacher is facing charges alleging he solicited online to have sex with a 2-year-old and traveled to meet the child.

The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office says in a news release that 28-year-old Xavier Donte Alexander was arrested Thursday on felony charges of soliciting sex with a minor and traveling to meet a minor for sex.

He’s a fourth grade teacher at Grove Park Elementary School in Palm Beach Gardens and also advertised as a babysitter on various websites.

The sheriff’s office didn’t release further information. The school district has suspended Alexander. His attorney did not immediately respond to an email seeking comment.

(Copyright 2021 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

News Highlights

More News Highlights

Don't Miss

Event Calendar