COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A high school teacher in Colorado Springs has been arrested and accused of sexual assault on a child by a person in a position of trust.
Police say Air Academy High School teacher Bryan Mertz, 40, was arrested after police executed a search warrant at his home and an interview with the victim.
A school resource officer first notified investigators about a possible sexual offense involving a teacher.
Investigators have expressed concern about the possibility there are more victims.
Anyone with information about this case can call Colorado Springs police at (719) 444-7000.