Friday, January 27, 2012
Teacher Taught Students More Than Classwork.
GRAIN VALLEY, Mo. -- A popular suburban Kansas City elementary school teacher who also helped coach children's soccer teams has been charged with molesting four boys in his second-grade classroom, and police say they are looking for other possible victims.
Matthew J. Nelson, 33, has taught second- and third-graders at Grain Valley elementary schools for a decade and was honored in 2007 as the local "Teacher of the Year." He also was an assistant coach for boys and girls soccer teams.
"That's our fear: the potential there could be more victims out there," said Grain Valley Police Chief Aaron Ambrose.
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