TEMPE, Ariz. — A physical education teacher in the Phoenix Elementary
School District has been arrested for alleged sexual conduct with a student.
Authorities say 36-year-old Nicole Renee Wooten was taken into custody
Wednesday evening by Tempe police.
Police say Wooten is being held on suspicion of three counts of sexual conduct
with a minor.
They say Wooten is a PE teacher at Herrera School for the Fine Arts and Dual
Language in Phoenix.
At the time of alleged sexual conduct in 2005, police say the victim was an
eighth-grade student at Herrera School.
Court documents show the girl was 12 at the time and the alleged incidents
occurred at Wooten’s residence in Mesa.
Tempe police say they began an investigation after receiving information from
Wooten doesn’t have an attorney yet.