Andre Brown, High Point High School teacher, indicted for sex abuse of a minor

(WJLA) – A Prince George’s County high school teacher charged with sexually abusing a student is due in court next month.

Andre Brown, a teacher at High Point High School, was indicted on one count of sex abuse of a minor for allegedly abusing a 17-year-old female student on school grounds in the fall of 2013.

Brown, 32, was arrested on May 22 after the student came forward and spoke to authorities. Police said Brown confessed to the crime.

School officials said Brown was placed on paid administrative leave until the case is resolved.

Brown is currently out on bond. His preliminary hearing is scheduled for July 10.