Horizon High School paraprofessional charged with sexual assault on special-needs student

THORNTON, Colo. — An education paraprofessional at Horizon High School in Thornton has been charged with sexual assault on a special-needs student, the 17th Judicial District Attorney’s Office said Tuesday.

Michele Flynn, 45, is charged in connection to a relationship she had with the 17-year-old student at the school.

She is charged with one count of sexual assault on a child by a person in a  position of trust for sexual contact with the student between Dec. 26 and Feb. 22.

She was arrested Monday night in Central Point, Oregon, and is awaiting an extradition hearing.

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