Watkins Mill High School Teacher Arrested for Inappropriate Sexual Contact with Student
The Montgomery County Department of Police has arrested and charged Maxwell Alexander Bero for inappropriate sexual contact with a fourteen-year-old female.
Maxwell Bero, former Democratic candidate who ran for Maryland’s Sixth Congressional District Race, engaged in inappropriate sexual contact along with sexual materials and messages with the juvenile (now 19-year-old) student during the 2014-2015 school year.
According to officials, Bero was transported to the Central Processing Unit
Bero’s current teaching assignment is at Watkins Mill High School in Gaithersburg. Bero has been placed on administrative leave by the school system. Inquiries regarding his employment should be directed to Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS).
Detectives say there could be additional victims of Bero and are asking anyone who believes that he/she is a victim to call detectives at 240-773-5400.