Who Is Craig McCue? The Plainfield teacher was charged and arrested after having inappropriate with minors. Stay with the article to find out more about Craig.
McCue is a former 8th-grade social studies teacher and coach who worked at Plainfield Central School, Plainfield, Connecticut. He had several inappropriate relationships with other minors, all of whom were under the age of 16. All of the victims were either students, players he had coached, and former students.
The investigation started in May 2020, after a parent filed a complaint after finding inappropriate text messages from Craig on their child’s phone. As per the Plainfield PD, the messages include an admission of supplying the minor with marijuana and inappropriate photographs, reports Fox 61.
Who Is Craig McCue?
McCue’s current age is 31 years. He is based in North Stonington, Connecticut, USA.
He started working in the Plainfield Public School in August 2018. Craig resigned from the teaching position while the investigation was pending. He was not employed by the school district during the 2021-2022 academic year.
JUST IN: Former Plainfield teacher charged after allegedly having inappropriate relationships with minors
An investigation began in May when a parent complained to police after finding inappropriate messages from Craig McCue (31) on their child’s phone.
— FOX61 (@FOX61News) October 13, 2021
He previously worked at Wheeler High School for more than seven years, where he was a high school cross country coach and a high school basketball coach.
Craig worked as a substitute teacher for Stonington Public Schools from January 2017 to June 2018. He has also interned in several companies including, Senator Christopher Dodd’s Personal Office and the Deputy Secretary of the State of Connecticut.
Craig McCue Arrested Over Inappropriate Behavior
He was arrested on Tuesday around 8 pm, following the investigation. Craig is behind the bars after engaging in inappropriate relationships and behavior with many minors.
Police arrested Plainfield Central School 8th Grade Social Studies Teacher, Craig McCue (Age 31)
Police: McCue had several inappropriate relationships with minors
If you have info related to McCue, call Plainfield Police (860) 564-0804
— Mark Zinni (@MarkZinni) October 13, 2021
After securing three arrest warrants, McCue was charged with seven counts of Risk of Injury to a Minor and two counts of 4th degree Sexual Assault. He was held on a $200,000 court set bond and will appear in Danielson Superior Court, Connecticut, on Wednesday, reports NBC Connecticut.
Is Craig McCue On Wikipedia?
McCue is not on Wikipedia, however, one can read about him in recent news articles.
According to his LinkedIn profile, Craig graduated from Johns Hopkins University with a Bachelor of Arts in International Studies with a concentration in International Economic Development and a minor in Economics and History.
He earned his Master’s degree in secondary education and teaching with a concentration in Secondary Social Studies from the University of New Haven. In 2011, he was a visiting student at the University of Oxford.