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Bellingham, Mass. Middle School Teacher Charged With Recording Student Will Be Arraigned Monday

38-year-old Scott McDonald was placed on leave Nov. 9

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    Bellingham Teacher to Be Arraigned Monday

    Prosecutors say 38-year-old Scott McDonald is scheduled to be arraigned Monday on charges including photographing sexual or intimate parts of a child.

    (Published Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018)

    A Massachusetts middle school teacher charged with secretly recording a 14-year-old student using the bathroom is heading to court.

    Prosecutors say 38-year-old Scott McDonald is scheduled to be arraigned Monday on charges including photographing sexual or intimate parts of a child.

    McDonald is a teacher and baseball coach at Bellingham Memorial Middle School.

    Police say a 14-year-old boy told a school resource officer earlier this month that when McDonald told him he could use the faculty bathroom, the boy found a box with a hole and a cellphone recording inside.

    Teacher Allegedly Recorded Student in Bathroom

    [NECN] Teacher Allegedly Recorded Student in Bathroom

    A Bellingham middle school teacher is facing child porn charges after allegedly recording a student in the bathroom.

    (Published Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2018)

    McDonald was placed on leave Nov. 9.

    Bellingham schools Superintendent Peter Marano said he was "absolutely appalled'' by the allegations.

    There was no answer at a phone listing for McDonald and it was unclear if he has a lawyer.

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