South Torrance High School, where a teacher was arrested for sexual assault on Dec 3.
South Torrance High Teacher Arrested For on Suspicion of Sexual Assault
Last Update: 7/13/2020
Police in Torrance arrested a 49-year-old teacher on suspicion of sexual assault at South Torrance High School on Monday, December 3. Detectives went to the school at around 1:30 p.m. to investigate a tip concerning a 2012 sexual assault. Authorities believe the assault involved a teacher and a former student, who was under 18 years old at the time. No additional details have been provided.
Detectives conducted a preliminary investigation and arrested Kevin McElwee in connection to the assault. Authorities are currently looking over evidence to determine if there are additional victims.
Anyone with information or who was also a victim has been encouraged to call the Torrance Police Department at (310) 328-3456.