Eye on Education

Jackson High Coach Scott Studer Accused of Videotaping 38 Boys in Locker-Room Showers

Police believe former Jackson High School coach and building aide Scott Studer videotaped at least 38 male students in the nude by placing hidden camera in a school locker room. The Canton Repository reports that Studer, 46, has admitted filming boys off an on for the past eight years. Studer resigned from the district last week, according to the Repository.

“You can throw (background checks) out the window after a person is hired. It doesn’t give you an indicator of the type of person they are. … The great fallacy is that (sex offenders) are hiding in the bushes or lurking in the trees and that really is far from the truth,” Massillon Police Detective Bobby Grizzard said.

Read more at: www.cantonrep.com

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