(Adel) An Urbandale middle school teacher was charged with more than a dozen criminal counts for allegedly having sex with two students.
According to the Omaha World Herald 23-year-old Benjamin Joseph Hoffman was arrested Wednesday. He is accused of having sexual contact with a 13-year-old student and a 14-year-old student while he student taught at the Norwalk middle school.
Hoffman faces 11-counts of third-degree sexual abuse, one count of sexual exploitation by a school employee and two-counts of providing alcohol to a minor.
School officials say Hoffman has been placed on leave.
August 2, 2013