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South Florida Elementary Faculty Trainer Accused Of Soliciting Intercourse With Toddler – CBS Miami

FORT LAUDERDALE (CBS / AP) – An elementary school teacher from Palm Beach Gardens is accused of asking online to have sex with a 2-year-old child.

Xavier Donte Alexander, 28, was arrested Thursday for a crime for soliciting sex with a minor and traveling to meet a minor for sex.

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Alexander is a fourth grade teacher at Grove Park Elementary School and is advertised as a babysitter on various websites.

The sheriff’s office and clerk did not immediately provide further information on the allegations. Alexander was sentenced to one million bonds during a trial on Friday.

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The Palm Beach County School District issued a statement saying it was “shocked and appalled” by the allegations and is cooperating with law enforcement. The district said Alexander had been suspended pending the investigation and none of Alexander’s alleged crimes had occurred in the school. It was reported that support services were being offered to parents and families.

If Alexander is convicted on both charges, he could be jailed for 20 years.

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