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Release* †† ††††††Date: August 10, 2009
††††††††††††††††††† †††† Middlesex
County Prosecutorís Office
††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††† *News Release* †† ††††††Date: August 10, 2009
††††††††† Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced that a former Old Bridge teacher today was placed on probation for five years after admitting a fourth degree count of cruelty and neglect stemming from a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old male high school student.
Lisa Glide, (DOB 8/23/73) of 464 Magnolia Court, Howell, also was required to complete any mental health counseling that may be deemed necessary and may not have any unsupervised contact with males under the age of 18.
a hearing at the Middlesex County Courthouse in
who had been employed as a drama teacher at
Judge DeVesa further ruled that during the course of her probationary term, Glide must remain employed. She currently works as a technical assistant at a veterinary clinic in Red Bank.
judge rejected a request by the prosecution to impose a jail term against
Glide, who was facing as much as 364 days at the
Glide was arrested and charged December 3, 2008, after an investigation by the Middlesex County Prosecutorís Office Sex Crimes/Child Abuse Unit and the Old Bridge Police Department determined she began engaging in the relationship with the student in February 2008.
She began working for the township as the high school drama teacher in September 2004, and also served as the advisor of school productions and plays at the high school.