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Minneapolis teacher arrested for soliciting sex with a minor

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A teacher at Olson Middle School in Minneapolis has been arrested and accused with soliciting sex with a minor. St. Paul police arrested Joel Daniel Fowler on Tuesday afternoon.

The Minneapolis Public Schools released the following statement on Wednesday afternoon.

“Minneapolis Public Schools is deeply concerned regarding the arrest of an Olson Middle School employee. The employee has been placed on administrative leave. Police have indicated that the employee’s arrest is not linked to any students and did not take place on MPS property. We are working with the school to communicate with families.”

The case remains under investigation. Charges are expected to be released on Thursday.

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