Bridgett Szychulski is a former band teacher in Pennsylvania who has been arrested and charged for allegedly having sex with a student who was 14 years old at the time.
The 31-year-old Bridgett Szychulski (mugshot photo above) is a teacher and band director at Central Bucks High School South in Warrington, Pennsylvania. At the time of the alleged incident, in 2012, she was a band teacher at Lenape Middle School. Both schools are in the Central Bucks School District. She is a resident of Philadelphia and is also known by her maiden name, Bridgett Gordon.
According to Bucks County Courier-Times quoting from the affidavit, Bridgett Szychulski is alleged to have had sex at least three times with the alleged victim, a male who was at the time 14 years old and a student at Lenape Middle School. It is alleged that the sex took place in her vehicle once and twice at the middle school, in her office and in a storage room.
According to an official with the Bucks County District Attorney an employee of the school district notified them of the allegations of an improper relationship and that they were also notified by ChildLine which is the state’s system for reporting of child abuse.
According to William Goldman, her attorney, Bridgett Szychulski surrendered to authorities for arrest at the Bucks County Courthouse in Doylestown. She was arraigned in court where she was charged with involuntary deviate sexual intercourse, aggravated indecent assault, indecent assault and statutory sexual assault. Her bail was set at $500,000 unsecured. Additionally she is banned from having contact with minors other than her four year-old son. She is also banned from contacting any employees or students of Central Bucks.
The newspaper goes on to note that her attorney ought leniency for her bail conditions, saying that she is in the midst of a “complicated pregnancy,” and that he gave no additional details on her condition.
As for additional details on Bridgett Szychulski’s bio and professional and personal background, the newspaper goes on to state that she is married and lives with her husband and son in Philadelphia.
The newspaper also confirms that the Central Bucks School District Superintendent notified parents that Szychulski was suspended a day after the district was notified of the allegations and that they contacted authorities in accordance with the law.
The story is developing. Check back for more updates.
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