Teacher accused of having inappropriate relationship with 2 students

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A Passaic High School teacher is facing charges after he was accused of having an inappropriate relationship with two students.

The Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office says that Jose Maria, 39, engaged in sexually inappropriate conversations and behavior with the victims between 2010 and 2012. The victims were students at the school at the time.

Maria was charged with four counts of endangering the welfare of a child and officials misconduct.

Police are urging more potential victims to come forward. 

Anyone who may additional information about the crimes is urged to contact the prosecutor’s office at 973-837-7661.

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