WILMINGTON -- A teacher at Lake Forest High School has been charged with rape for having sex with a 16-year-old female student, state police said.Joshua A. Bowman, 22, of Milford also was charged with attempting to lure a 15-year-old girl he contacted through the social networking site Facebook into an improper physical relationship.
Bowman turned himself in to police Saturday and now faces two counts of fourth-degree rape, one count of endangering the welfare of a child and one count of sexual solicitation of a child, all felonies.
Lake Forest School Superintendent Dan Curry said Saturday the district is aware of the charges and Bowman has been suspended "pending an a personnel matter and there are some limitations to what we can say as we review his employment status