Norwich police investigating alleged sexual assaults involving school employee and former students

NORWICH —  Police said since June of 2018, they have been involved in an active investigation into alleged sexual assaults that occurred involving an employee of Norwich Free Academy and student(s) who attended the school.

Norwich Police Department said at this time, they are not releasing the name of the employee as they continue to investigate.

“The Norwich Police Department Detective Division is actively investigating the facts surrounding the allegations as well as how the information was discovered and reported,” police said in a release.

The identity of the victim(s) in this case will not be released, according to police.

David J. Klein, Head of School, Norwich Free Academy said in a statement:

There is an ongoing police investigation at Norwich Free Academy into a former employee’s alleged inappropriate conduct.  NFA has terminated its relationship with the subject of the investigation.  The individual is no longer affiliated with NFA in any capacity.We have fully cooperated with the Norwich Police Department in connection with this matter and will continue to do so.Every day, student safety and well-being are our highest priority.