Teacher at East Boston elementary school charged with sexual attacks

Speller

Nicholas Speller, a gym teacher at the Patrick J. Kennedy School, 343 Saratoga St., was arrested at the school this afternoon on four counts of indecent assault and battery on a child under 14, Boston Police report.

Speller, 31, of Malden, is scheduled for arraignment tomorrow.

Police say anybody with information can contact the Crimes Against Children unit at 617-343-6183 or the anonymous tip line by calling 800-494-TIPS or by texting TIP to CRIME (27463).

According to his LinkedIn page, Speller formerly worked at Up Education Network schools in Dorchester.

Innocent, etc.

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Men behaving badly

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Schools, the State House, the White House, Hollywood, the MBTA, churches,fire houses,the National Guard. Is the problem getting worse or have we reached the tipping point with victims fighting back?

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No, it's always been like

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No, it's always been like this. But now there is social media and women (and men) are feeling now that maybe someone will believe us and not blame us. #endthestigma

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Sexually assaulting a child..

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Sexually assaulting a child... there's a special place in hell for these revolting men.

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I'm so glad that girls can report these things now

It used to be handled "internally" if at all.

In my high school, the Art Teacher only got his due when he messed with the daughter of the band teacher. Never mind that it was an open secret that you didn't stand too close to him.

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