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Prosecutors: Teacher from Massapequa raped 14-year-old

The Queens district attorney says 32-year-old Melissa Rockensies met with the teenager on a regular basis inside her car in September 2022.

News 12 Staff

Aug 23, 2023, 9:15 PM

Updated 300 days ago

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Prosecutors say an educator from Massapequa raped a 14-year-old student.
The Queens district attorney says 32-year-old Melissa Rockensies met with the teenager on a regular basis inside her car in September 2022.
At the time, prosecutors say Rockensies was the dean at the Corona Arts And Science Academy in Queens.
She was also one of the teenager’s summer school teachers and counselors.


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