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Sierra Vista High school teacher arrested for inappropriate behavior with students

Posted at 2:44 PM, Apr 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-12 19:03:52-04

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — A teacher at Sierra Vista High School has been arrested for inappropriate behavior.

29-year-old James Cronin was arrested on April 11 and was booked on 4 counts of sexual misconduct, 4 counts of open and gross lewdness, and 1 count of exhibit of obscene material to a minor. He was booked into the Clark County Detention Center.

Cronin allegedly touched a student in a classroom at the high school. He also allegedly showed inappropriate images to students.

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Cronin was hired by Clark County School District in 2016. He is currently listed as "assigned to home."