CHICAGO (CBS) — A Chicago Public Schools teacher was charged Thursday with sexually assaulting a teenage girl over a four-month period this year at a South Side school.
Anthony Frontera, 53, was arrested about 3:45 p.m. Wednesday in the 100 block of Douglas Avenue in Elgin, according to Chicago Police.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: A Deep Freeze Takes Effect Overnight For The Chicago Area
Police said Frontera sexually assaulted a 16-year-old girl multiple times between Jan. 1 and May 11. He was charged with two counts of felony criminal sexual assault of a victim between 13 and 17 years old.
A police source said the assault happened at the Chicago Military Academy at Bronzeville, 3519 S. Giles Ave.READ MORE: Detectives Following 'Promising Leads' In Shooting Death Of 8-Year-Old Melissa Ortega, Mayor Says
Frontera, of the Belmont Heights neighborhood, was listed in Chicago Public Schools employee position roster published in March, and a website for the Chicago Military Academy lists Frontera as a physics teacher.
CPS did not respond to a request for information Thursday night.
Frontera was expected to appear in court Friday.MORE NEWS: Chicago Weather: Dual Rounds Of Snowfall Bring Mixed Emotions For Chicagoans
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