Trial Underway for Former Permian High School Teacher

Trial Underway for Former Permian High School Teacher

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - A trial is underway for a former teacher accused of having an improper relationship with a student.

Robert Young is facing charges of engaging in sexual contact with a student and using the internet and text messages to lure the girl for sexual acts.

The former Permian teacher was accused of starting the relationship with an 18-year-old about 4 years ago.

According to the report Young would pick the girl up late at night 3 times a week then kiss and touch her inappropriately.

The trial for Young was expected to start after a jury was selected Tuesday.