Md. teacher charged with sexually abusing student

(PHOTO: PGPD)

PRINCE GEORGE’S CO. – A teacher at a Prince George’s County public charter school is facing charges for sexually abusing a 14-year-old student, police say.

Simeon Smith, 31, is a teacher at Imagine Foundations at Morningside Public Charter School. Smith is accused of inappropriately touching and sexually assaulting a female student several times between February and April this year, police say.

These assaults happened on school grounds, and police say Smith has admitted to sexually abusing the girl.

Police say Smith is charged with sexual abuse of a minor, 3rd degree sex offense, and other related charges.