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Corona teacher accused of molesting child

December 17, 2010 12:00:00 AM PST
A Riverside County high school teacher was arrested on Thursday for allegedly molesting a child.Stephen Wolford, 48, was taken into custody at his home on suspicion of lewd acts with a child under 14 with force.

Investigators at the Jurupa Valley Sheriff's station received a report of possible child molestation in June and conducted an investigation. The district attorney's office reviewed the case and issued an arrest warrant.

Wolford is a teacher at Eleanor Roosevelt High School in Corona. He was released on $25,000 bail and is scheduled to appear in court next month.

The Associated Press contributed to this story.