Mitchell High School teacher arrested on charges of sexual assault on a child

Crime
Armando Grez Colorado Springs Police Department

A Mitchell High School teacher is accused of having unlawful sexual contact with a student, according to police. 

Armando Grez, 27, was arrested Tuesday. He is charged with sexual assault on a child by one in a position of trust. Police said in May, they began investigating a report that Grez had unlawful sexual contact with a student under age 18.

A District 11 spokesperson said Grez was hired in August. He was a math teacher at the school. The spokesperson said Grez has been placed on administrative leave. 

Police are asking anyone with information about this case to call them at 719-444-7000. 

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