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BELTSVILLE, Md. (WUSA9) -- Police have arrested a teacher for sexually abusing a 17-year-old girl at a high school in Maryland.

Andre Brown, 32 is a teacher and former coach at High Point High School in Beltsville. He was arrested in connection to the sexual abuse of a then 17-year-old girl at the school. During the 2013-2014 school year, the student says that Brown sexually abused her one time on school grounds, officials said.

Brown was arrested on May 22 and admits his involvement in the incident. He has been charged with sex abuse of a minor, police said.

Brown is due in court for a preliminary hearing on June 16 at 8:45 a.m.

In this instance, the victim came forward on her own and reported the incident to police. Anyone with information in this case is asked to call Police at 301-772-4930. Callers can also remain anonymous by calling Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477).

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