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Avenal middle school teacher jailed in child molestation case


AVENAL, California — A Kings County teacher has been arrested on suspicion of lewd acts with a minor and illegal possession of an assault weapon.

The Fresno Bee reports ( ) that 70-year-old Curt Meyer was arrested at his Fresno home Friday. He was booked into the Kings County Jail on $925,000 bail.

Meyer teaches seventh-grade math and science at an Avenal middle school. He has been placed on administrative leave following his arrest.

Meyer has taught in the Reef-Sunset Unified School District in Avenal for 19 years.

Information from: The Fresno Bee,

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