MUGSHOT MAYHEM - FLORIDA MIDDLE SCHOOL TEACHER ARRESTED For SEX With STUDENT, SENDING NUDES, & PROVIDING WEED!!!
Earlier this week, detectives from the VOLUSIA COUNTY FLORIDA SHERIFF'S OFFICE arrested 26-year-old NEW SMYRNA BEACH MIDDLE SCHHOL Teacher STEPHANIE PETERSON on charges that she had a sexual relationship with a 14-year-old males student and sent him nude photos!!!
STEPHANIE PETERSON has formally been charged with two counts of LEWD Or LASCIVIOUS BATTERY and one count of TRANSMISSION Of HARMFUL MATERIALS To A MINOR.
BREAKING 911 reports the relationship is believed to have started in November. A detective responded to the victim’s family’s home Tuesday after the student disclosed the relationship to his parents. The student, an 8th grader, told detectives Peterson would send him nude photos. He said she started coming to his home at night, picking him up around 11 p.m. on several occasions and bringing him back around 1 or 2 a.m.
The victim reported that Peterson told him they couldn’t tell anyone about their relationship or they’d get in trouble. He also said she bought him marijuana and bowls for smoking it, and his grades suffered after their relationship started.
She is currently held at the VOLUSIA COUNTY BRANCH JAIL with a $25,000 bond.