DOVER-FOXCROFT — A former teacher at Penquis Valley High School was indicted Thursday by the Piscataquis County grand jury.
Herbert R. Carey, 70, of Milo was arrested in August by the Piscataquis County Sheriff’s Office for allegedly having sex with one of his students.
Carey was indicted on six counts of gross sexual assault.
At the time of Carey’s arrest, Assistant District Attorney Chris Almy said the offenses took place in 2015 and 2016 and were with a female who was in her junior and senior year of high school.
He said this type of offense is a Class C felony and punishable by up to five years in prison.