High School Teacher Fired After Allegedly Taking Students to Strip Club
INDIANA - A high school chemistry teacher has been fired after being accused of taking his students to a strip club and allowing them to drink alcohol at his home.
According to a probable cause affidavit, 31-year-old Travis Lechien, a teacher at Hanover Central High School in Cedar Lake allowed students visit him at home “on four or five separate occasions." Students allegedly drank beer and smoked Lechien's hooka.
The affidavit also states that Lechien took students to a strip club to celebrate one classmate's 18th birthday.
Having been a teacher for 9 years, Lechien now faces three counts of contributing to the delinquency of a minor and is due in court next month.