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Wilton Teacher Charged With Sexual Assault Of 14-Year-Old Boy

WILTON, Conn. – A man who teaches seventh grade in Wilton was arrested Tuesday on sexual assault charges after Trumbull police found him in a car with a 14-year-old boy in a movie theater parking lot, according to WTNH-TV.

Police spotted Timothy Leonard, 37, of Southbury, at 7:30 p.m. in a Jeep Cherokee in a secluded area of the lot on Quarry Road, WTNH said. 

The 14-year-old Trumbull boy and Leonard had engaged in intimate contact in the car, police told WTNH.

Leonard is also a teacher at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield. 

He was charged with risk of injury to a minor and sexual assault and posted $10,000 bond.

Read the full story here at the WTNH website. 

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