Yucaipa High School Teacher Suspected of Having Sex With Student

Authorities in Yucaipa have arrested a high school Spanish teacher on suspicion of having sex with a 16-year-old student, according to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department.

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Sheila Heacock, who also goes by Sheila Roostai, is a Spanish teacher at Yucaipa High School. (San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department)

An administrator at Yucaipa High School told deputies Wednesday about a possible inappropriate relationship between the male student and Sheila Heacock, 44.

The next day, detectives contacted the teen, who told them the alleged sexual abuse had occurred between January and March of this year.

Heacock, an 18-year veteran of the school district, was arrested and booked on one felony count each of oral copulation with a minor, penetration by a foreign object with a minor, contact with a minor to commit an offense, and unlawful sexual intercourse.

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