Brooklyn teacher busted for allegedly raping teen stepdaughter

A Brooklyn public school teacher was arrested late Wednesday for allegedly raping his stepdaughter on multiple occasions when she was only 14, according to police.

Sergio Garcia, 26, a teacher at JHS 277 in Bensonhurst, was busted at 9:50 p.m. for repeatedly raping the young teen in his home between August and December of 2017 when he was 21, according to cops and police sources.

Advertisement

Garcia was charged with two counts of rape, in addition to raps for sexual misconduct, acting in a manner injurious to a child under 17 and sexual abuse, police said.

Advertisement

The City Department of Education did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

Advertisement