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Md. high school teacher charged with sex abuse of student

Thursday - 5/22/2014, 11:40pm  ET

WASHINGTON -- Police have charged a teacher and former coach at High Point High School, in Beltsville, with sexually abusing a 17-year-old student on school grounds.

Andre Brown, of Beltsville, is charged with sex abuse of a minor and remains in custody.

The Prince George's County police say a girl told them that Brown had sexually abused her once during this school year, when she was 17. They also say Brown admitted his involvement in the incident.

The police are asking anyone with information about the case to call them at 301-772-4930, or Crime Solvers at 86-411-TIPS. You can also text "PGPD" plus your message to CRIMES (27437) or go to

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