Teacher Appears in Court on Charges of Indecent Assault and Battery - NECN
Massachusetts

Massachusetts

The latest news from around the state

Teacher Faces Judge on Indecent Assault and Battery Charges

Sharon Public Schools said Bradley Lengas was fired as a teacher from Sharon High School after police charged him with indecent assault and battery

    processing...

    NEWSLETTERS

    Sharon Teacher Faces Indecent Assault Charge

    A teacher in Sharon has been fired amid a criminal charge of indecent assault.

    (Published Monday, Feb. 11, 2019)

    A former Massachusetts high school teacher faced a judge Wednesday on an indecent assault charge.

    Bradley Lengas, 56, of Cumberland, Rhode Island, was released on personal recognizance after his appearance in Stoughton District Court.

    The details of the case were not read during the court appearance.

    Lengas, a long-time teacher at Sharon High School, was suspended as the school district cooperated with Sharon police to conduct an investigation into his alleged misconduct. 

    Clerk Pulls Out Machete on Would-Be Robber

    [NATL] Clerk Pulls Out Machete on Would-Be Robber

    A would-be robber armed with a knife had a surprise in store when an Alabama store clerk pulled out a machete in defense. The two's brief knife fight was caught on camera before the clerk runs out to damage the robber's car.

    According to police, suspect Seth Holcomb walked up to the counter to make a purchase. He leaves the store and then comes back in as if to make a second purchase. Then, he pulled out a knife at the counter. What he didn't expect was that the clerk would pull out a machete of his own.

    (Published Wednesday, March 20, 2019)

    Lengas' employment was terminated after a criminal charge of indecent assault and battery against a person over the age of 14 was filed by police.

    Lengas is due back in court April 29.

    Get the latest from necn anywhere, anytime

    • Download the App

      Available for IOS and Android