J.W. Dodd Middle School

John O'Mard leaving court in Mineola on March 25, 2013 (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Attorney: Freeport Principal Did Not Use Fake Fingerprints To Get Hired

The attorney representing the Freeport middle school principal accused of having sex with a minor said there is no evidence his client submitted phony fingerprints to hide his criminal past.

03/25/2013

John O'Mard (credit: Nassau County Police Department)

DOE: Freeport Principal Accused Of Having Sex With Teen Submitted False Fingerprints

A Long Island middle school principal accused of having sex with a teenager he met online submitted false fingerprints to the state a decade ago, according to the New York State education department.

03/22/2013

John O'Mard (credit: Nassau County Police Department)

Police: L.I. Middle School Principal Accused Of Having Sex With Teen He Met Online

John Omard, the principal of J.W. Dodd Middle School in Freeport, arranged to meet the 16-year-old boy last September after the pair met online, police said.

03/20/2013