Megan Mahoneyis a former Catholic high school gym teacher in Staten Island, New York who has been arrested faces 30 counts of statutory rape for alleged sex with a 16-year-old student.

Megan Mahoney

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The 24-year-old Megan Mahoney (photo above; more pictures below) was formerly a physical education teacher at at Moore Catholic High School in Staten Island, New York.

According to the New York Post quoting law enforcement sources, Mahoney was arrested for allegedly having sex with a 16-year-old male student on multiple occasions including on school property. The alleged incidents took place between October 31, 2013 and January 9, 2014.

The newspaper quotes court documents which state that Megan Mahoney engaged in sex with the teenager “on numerous occasions, that is at least two times per week during the period.”

She was charged with 30 counts of statutory rape. She was also charged with “criminal sexual act” for allegedly engaging in mutual oral sex with the student “at least two times per month during said period.” All of the charges are felonies and each count carries a maximum sentence of four years. Mahoney has been released from jail without bail.

The New York Post further reports according to an unnamed source, the NYPD’s Special Victims Squad’s investigation reveals that Mahoney and the student allegedly engaged in some of the sexual activity on school grounds.

Prior to the arrest, the New York Post had interviewed the alleged victim who said at that time the relationship with the teacher started when she offered to coach him in basketball. The newspaper also notes that Mahoney was a basketball star at Wagner College.

Check back for updates in this developing story.

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