Former Millwood Schools Teacher In Court On Rape Charges

Wednesday, August 22nd 2012, 12:24 pm
By: News 9

A former teacher accused of having a sexual relationship with an underage student waives his right to a preliminary hearing.

Eric Harris, 37, is charged with six felony counts including oral sodomy, second degree rape and lewd acts with a child. Harris was a teacher at the Millwood Freshman Academy in Oklahoma City. He has since resigned.

5/23/2012 Related Story: Millwood Schools Teacher, Coach Arrested For Sexual Abuse Of A Student

According to the sheriff's department, administrative staff with Millwood Public Schools notified deputies of the alleged abuse back in May after a student reported an inappropriate relationship between Harris and another 15-year old female student. The student told investigators that Harris reportedly met with her on three different occasions for oral sex.

6/8/2012 Related Story: Charges Filed Against Millwood Teacher Accused Of Having Sex With Student

A judge set his bond at $250,000.