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Female Bus Driver Faces Charges Of Sexual Assault Of A Student

She allegedly groomed the 14-year-old over the course of a year

A female bus driver is facing charges after she allegedly assaulted a 14-year-old passenger.

Wendy Valero, 27, is accused of stripping the boy naked, performing a sex act on him as well as forcing him to have sex with her.

According to the Middletown Press, Valero lured him to her home to play video games with her son after she groomed him for a year. 

The pair became Facebook friends and started chatting, before later moving to Snapchat where she sent him illicit photos and requested he do the same.

She also allegedly message him saying she wanted to have sex, reports News Corp

Valero allegedly told police she thought he 16 and looked 18, and claims that he had initiated it and she obliged.

Valero has been charged with felony second-degree sexual assault and risk of injury to a child, and has been released on a US$35,000 bond. She is due to appear in court on August. 2.

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