By CBSNewYork Team

SHOREHAM, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A Long Island high school teacher is facing charges for having sexual contact with a student, police say.

Suffolk County police arrested Veronica Pezdan around 11 a.m. Monday after she left Shoreham/Wading River High School.

Police say Pezdan teaches math at the school and had a sexual relationship with a male student over the past two months.

The 28-year-old was charged with two counts of third degree rape and two counts of endangering the welfare of a child.

CBSNewYork Team