Teacher travels across state lines to secretly have sex with her 13-year-old former student

Kathleen Capitano 
By: Wayne Morin

A teacher was arrested as she arrived to a hotel to have sex with her former student.

The teacher of North Carolina, has been accused of trying to have sex with her 13-year-old former student of Virginia.

24-year-old Kathleen Capitano was charged with four counts of use of communication systems to facilitate a crime against a child, according to the Fairfax County police.

Capitano used to live and teach in McLean, Virginia, before moving to Shallotte, North Carolina, where she continued to teach math.

The teacher set up a time to meet her former 13-year-old student at the hotel around 1:00 p.m., but when she arrived, police were waiting for her and she was arrested.

Police said that they met with the boy and his parents after they learned about the teacher’s intentions.

Capitano has been placed on paid leave from her job at the Shallotte Middle School, pending the outcome of investigation.