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Teacher jailed for abuse of position of trust

News   •   Oct 06, 2017 14:32 BST

[Image: Alice McBrearty]

A teacher has been jailed for engaging in sexual activity with a boy.

Alice McBrearty, 23 (8.4.94) of Wanstead Park Avenue, E12 pleaded guilty at Thames Magistrates' Court to seven counts of adult abuse of position of trust - sexual activity with a boy aged 13 to 17 years.

She was sentenced on Friday, 6 October, at Snaresbrook Crown Court to sixteen months' imprisonment.

The offences occurred between 11 February and 5 May 2017.

Police received an allegation on 6 May and officers from the Child Abuse and Sexual Offences Command began an investigation.

McBrearty was arrested on Monday, 8 May. She was released on bail and subsequently charged as above.