California Teacher Gets Prison for Sex Crimes - Update
(Simi Valley, California) Last June, 32-year-old Malia Brooks pleaded guilty to three counts of lewd conduct with a child under the age of 14.
This week, Malia Brooks was sentenced to six years in prison.
California Teacher Accused of Sex Crimes
[Previous 6/12/13 post]
accused of sex crimes involving a minor.
Brooks faces allegations of lewd acts upon a child and four other sex-related counts, including one in which the title of the charge says it involved a person under the age of 14.
Brooks is expected to be formally charged at 9 a.m. Wednesday, authorities said. Simi Valley police scheduled a news conference Wednesday, also at 9 a.m.Brooks was booked into custody with bail set at $2 million.
Brooks was placed on administrative leave earlier this year while police and school officials investigated claims the Garden Grove Elementary teacher had had an inappropriate relationship with a student.