Police on Long Island have arrested a high school science teacher on charges he sexually abused a female student.
Police say Stephen Malusa, 47, of Selden, was arraigned Tuesday on charges of sexual abuse and endangering the welfare of a child.
It wasn't clear if Malusa had a lawyer. A telephone number listed for him was disconnected.
Police say Malusa is a science teacher at Ward-Melville High School on Middle County Road in Selden.
They say the alleged sexual abuse happened in May 2013.
The investigation is continuing. Anyone with information is asked to call the Special Victims Section at 631-852-6531 or anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.
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