Sheila Heacock is a high school Spanish teacher in California who has been arrested for allegedly having a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old male student and is to be charged with several felonies.

Sheila Heacock

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The 44-year-old Sheila Heacock (mugshot photo above; more pictures below) is a Spanish teacher at Yucaipa High School in Yucaipa, California, which is approximately 65 miles east of Los Angeles. Her full name is Sheila Roostai Heacock.

According to the Yucaipa-Calimesa News Mirror quoting official police sources, the Yucaipa Sheriff’s Station was notified of allegations regarding an inappropriate relationship between Heacock and a 16-year-old male student.

An investigation was conducted and the alleged victim was interviewed by investigators from Crimes Against Children Detail and the Yucaipa Sheriff’s Station and he said that the inappropriate sexual contact had begun in January of this year and continued through March.

Heacock was arrested and booked at the Central Detention Center and released after posting pail. Upon arraignment in San Bernardino Superior Court she will be charged with oral copulation with a person under 18, penetration by foreign object with a person under 18, contact or communicate with a minor to commit offense and unlawful sexual intercourse.

As for details of Shelia Heacock’s bio and background as a teaching professional, the newspaper reports that she has been and employee of the Yucaipa/Calimesa School District for 18 years, and for the last three years has been employed at Yucaipa High School as a Spanish teacher. She has been placed on administrative leave, according to an official spokesperson for the school district.

This is a developing story; check back for the latest updates.

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