Sour Note: Music Teacher Indicted For Sexual Battery

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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - The St. Joseph Academy teacher accused of having sex with a student was indicted on 16-counts of sexual battery Wednesday.

Patrick Janson allegedly had sex with a then 17-year-old junior between the 2000-2002 school year.

According to the prosecutor, the 42-year-old teacher began seducing his victim online. He engaged in sex with the victim during the school day. He also invited the victim to his home, then in South Euclid, where he had sex with her.

Janson was arrested at his North Olmsted home in October. He's due in court on December 3rd.

The investigation continues into other possible victims.

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