Teacher on the Run After Serious Allegation, Facing 15 Years in Prison and $30,000 Fine

Teacher on the Run After Serious Allegation, Facing 15 Years in Prison and $30,000 Fine


A former substitute school teacher who allegedly had a sexual encounter with a student in a Minnesota classroom earlier this year is the subject of a nationwide search, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reported Friday.

Caitlin Thao admitted to a social worker at a mental health facility that she had a sexual encounter with a 17-year-old boy, according to court documents.

The 24-year-old Thao went on the run after she was charged with criminal sexual conduct last week, the report said.

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She resigned from her job as a substitute teacher at a St. Paul charter school in February.

Citing a criminal complaint against Thao, the Star Tribune reported the victim told police on March 13 that the two had a sexual encounter about six weeks previously in

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