Quantcast

Police investigating Vt. Academy teacher - WCAX.COM Local Vermont News, Weather and Sports-

Police investigating Vt. Academy teacher

Posted: Updated:

A Vermont teacher charged with possessing child pornography is now under investigation for child sexual assault.
 
Forty-seven year-old Brant Nelson of Saxtons River pleaded not guilty last week to federal child porn charges.
    
During their investigation, police say the former Vermont Academy teacher admitted that he also sexually assaulted two young girls. Police are still investigating those claims and Nelson has not yet been charged with sexual assault.

Nelson is being held without bail until trial. He was fired from his job at the prep school.

  • Local NewsMore>>

  • Sanders: Report shows further VA reforms needed

    Sanders: Report shows further VA reforms needed

    Monday, September 1 2014 9:28 AM EDT2014-09-01 13:28:03 GMT
    Senator Bernie Sanders says last week's report detailing problems at the Veterans Administration in Arizona are another example of why further reforms are needed.
    Senator Bernie Sanders says last week's report detailing problems at the Veterans Administration in Arizona are another example of why further reforms are needed.
  • Rutland chase ends in crash

    Rutland chase ends in crash

    Monday, September 1 2014 9:26 AM EDT2014-09-01 13:26:40 GMT
    A Rutland-area man is behind bars after leading police on an early morning chase.
    A Rutland-area man is behind bars after leading police on an early morning chase.
  • Help Wanted

    Help Wanted

    Monday, September 1 2014 9:25 AM EDT2014-09-01 13:25:06 GMT
    Here's a look at Help Wanted this morning. 
    Here's a look at Help Wanted this morning. 
  • Everything Animals

    Everything Animals

    Monday, September 1 2014 8:07 AM EDT2014-09-01 12:07:50 GMT
    Tom Hoehn joins us this morning to give us a sneak peak into the fall edition of Four Legs and a Tail Magazine.
    Tom Hoehn joins us this morning to give us a sneak peak into the fall edition of Four Legs and a Tail Magazine.
  • Labor Day 15K draws a crowd

    Labor Day 15K draws a crowd

    Sunday, August 31 2014 8:03 PM EDT2014-09-01 00:03:48 GMT
    Runners from all over New England made their way to Vermont this Labor Day for 15k road race.
    Runners from all over New England made their way to Vermont this Labor Day for 15k road race.
  • Essex H.S. students win award for public access show

    Essex H.S. students win award for public access show

    Sunday, August 31 2014 6:56 PM EDT2014-08-31 22:56:20 GMT
    A group of Essex High School students have taken one class to an unprecedented level.
    A group of Essex High School students have taken one class to an unprecedented level.
  • CVF calls it a season

    CVF calls it a season

    Sunday, August 31 2014 5:18 PM EDT2014-08-31 21:18:20 GMT
    The fair opened August 22nd and will close for the season Sunday night at midnight.
    The fair opened August 22nd and will close for the season Sunday night at midnight.
  • Maine man dies after NH mountain hike

    Maine man dies after NH mountain hike

    Authorities say a Maine hiker has died after suffering a medical emergency while climbing New Hampshire's Mount Jefferson.
    Authorities say a Maine hiker has died after suffering a medical emergency while climbing New Hampshire's Mount Jefferson.
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WCAX. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.