Delaware teacher charged with sending explicit videos to student, 13

    (AP Photo/Steve Ruark)

    (AP Photo/Steve Ruark)

    Delaware State Police have charged a middle school music teacher with sending sexually explicit pictures and video to a 13-year-old male student.

    Troopers said in a news release that 32-year-old Nicole Veneroso of Newark was charged Wednesday with sexual solicitation of a child under 18, sexual abuse of a child by a person of trust and other offenses. She is being held at the Delores Baylor Correctional Institution; it could not be determined if Veneroso has a lawyer.

    Police say in January, the mother of the student contacted administrators at Everett Meredith Middle School, where Veneroso taught. Authorities say the mother found sexually explicit images of a teacher on her son’s cellphone.

    Investigators say Veneroso had been sending the student sexually explicit photos, videos and text messages since December.

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