Married elementary school teacher is accused of having a sexual relationship with a student 

An Arizona elementary school teacher has been arrested for alleged sexual misconduct with a student, according to police.

Police say the 13-year-old boy’s parents used an app to uncover illicit texts with 27-year-old Brittany Zamora.

CBS News reports the app alerted the parents that specific keywords had been used, so the parents went to the principal to report their allegations.

Police say the text messages indicated an “ongoing” relationship and sexual activity both on and off school property. 

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Mary Kay LeTourneau, the former teacher who pleaded guilty to raping a 13-year-old student and then having a child from the affair. Le Tourneau would later marry the student, Vili Fualaau, and the two would have two daughters together.

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John Mark Karr, is the teacher who falsely confessed to killing  child beauty queen JonBenet Ramsey.

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Debra Lafave pleaded guilty in 2005 to sexual encounters with one of her middle school students.

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Tad Cummins, a former Tennessee high school teacher accused of kidnapping a teenage student and taking her from Tennessee to California.


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Pamela Smart, a former high school media coordinator was convicted of enlisting several teenagers to murder her husband. 

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Rachel Respess (L) and Shelley Dufresne, both high school teachers in Louisiana, were arrested in 2014 on suspicion of having group sex with a 16-year-old boy at one of the teacher's apartments, according to authorities.

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Samantha Lee Ciotta is accused of having a sexual relationship with an underage student while she was a high school English teacher and cheerleading coach at Beaumont High School in California. 

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Former teacher James Hooker left his wife and children to  move in with his 18-year-old student, Jordan Powers. The two reportedly briefly broke up after Hooker was arrested on charges of sexual assault against another student back in 1998.

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Christopher Paul Neil, a former teacher, is a convicted sex offender who gained notoriety for the digitally-distorted images of his face he posted online.

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The boy told police Zamora started flirting with him in a classroom chat group and eventually sent him naked pictures of herself.

Court documents say the boys father reported to police that Zamora and her husband were harassing him over the phone, alleging asking him not to call police. 

Local station KPHO reports Zamora was booked on two counts of molestation of a child, one count of furnishing harmful material and nine counts of sexual conduct with a minor.

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