Crown Point High School teacher accused of having relationship with student
CROWN POINT, Ind. - An Indiana high school teacher has been arrested after he was allegedly involved in a relationship with a student.
Christopher W. Degenhart, 50, of Crown Point, faces two felony counts of child seduction.
The Crown Point Police Department received a complaint on June 28 from a medical professional about an inappropriate relationship between a student and teacher that occurred at Crown Point High School.
The relationship allegedly occurred during the 2019-2020 school year.
After investigating the complaint, police arrested Degenhart Thursday.
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He posted bond Friday.
Police say the investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to contact Detective Michael Smulski at 219-663-2131, ext. 291, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.