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Allen Co. Teacher Accused of Having Sex with Student

An Allen County teacher has been charged with two felony charges of child seduction, after being accused of having sex with a student.

A 17-year-old who attended Woodlan High School in Woodburn, Indiana is claiming that he had a sexual encounter with 29-year-old special education teacher Paige Mostella. She also served as an assistant coach for the school's track team at the time of the incidents.

The age of consent in Indiana is 16-years-old, but it's still a felony crime if a person of authority over a minor engages in sexual conduct with said minor.

School spokesperson Tamra Kelly noted neither are currently at the school

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