Curtis High School teacher arrested for alleged sexual misconduct with student

TACOMA -- A 33-year-old Curtis High School teacher was arrested Tuesday night for allegedly having a sexual relationship with a female student, Pierce County Sheriff's Department spokesman Ed Troyer said.

The man was booked into the Pierce County Jail on suspicion of five counts of first-degree sexual misconduct with a minor.

Troyer said detectives were investigating when the alleged relationship may have started.  The girl is now 17.