BELOIT (WKOW) — A teacher at Beloit Memorial High School has been arrested for sexual assault of a child, according to a news release from the Beloit Police Department.
Scott Abbott, 53, of Rockford, was arrested at Beloit Memorial High School Tuesday afternoon.
Police arrested Abbott in connection with sexual assault involving inappropriate touching by a teacher at Beloit Memorial.
Police say the district and school are cooperating with their investigation.
Abbott has been placed on administrative leave, according to a statement from the School District of Beloit.