A former high school English teacher will be sentenced Tuesday for
having sex with his students.
Police said 38-year-old Brandon McDaniel had sexual
relationships with at least five female students at Sam Houston High School in
Arlington between 2001 and 2012.
Several of the young women told police their relationships with
McDaniel began as student-teacher relationships and over time turned into consensual
Although some of the victims were 18 years old, in Texas it
is a criminal offense for a teacher to have sex with a student at any age.
McDaniel pleaded guilty to four counts of an improper
relationship between an educator and student, which involved three of the five
He now faces up to 20 years in prison for each count.
He resigned from his position at Sam Houston following his arrest.
KDFW FOX 4400 N. Griffin StreetDallas, Texas 75202
Main Station Directory:(214) 720-4444News Fax:(214) 720-3263 or (214) 720-3333