Altoona Area teacher arrested

Metzler charged with corruption of minors


Altoona City Police this morning arrested Altoona Area High School teacher Holly Metzler.

Metzler, who was placed on administrative leave in early January, was charged with one count of unlawful contact with a minor, three counts of disseminating explicit sexual material to a minor as well as corruption of minors.

The date of all those offenses is Nov. 15.

The charges were filed Friday at District Magistrate Daniel DeAntonio’s office.

Bail has been set at $25,000 unsecured.

The Mirror will have more details in Saturday’s print edition.

(Greg Bock contributed to this report.)


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