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Teacher held on $1 million bond after intentionally infecting teenage male student with HIV

By Mason White 10:06 AM June 5, 2014
Derrick Nesby 

By: Sanvi Rizvi
(Scroll down for video) A teacher is accused of having sex with a male student despite being HIV positive.

The teacher was arrested and is being held on $1 million bail after infecting the student with HIV.

37-year-old Derrick Nesby, was a high school teacher and a track coach in Louisiana, when he was accused of having sex with the 16-year-old male student.

Nesby taught at the H.L. Bourgeois High School, for about one year when the Terrebonne Parish Sheriff’s Office was notified about the relationship between the teacher and student.

Nesby never disclosed the HIV positive status to his student, and unfortunately infected the victim. He was charged with felony carnal knowledge of a juvenile and intentional exposure of the AIDS virus. Nesby, However denied any wrongdoing.