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Officials: Florida elementary teacher solicited sex with 2-year-old

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Posted at 9:00 AM, Apr 03, 2021
and last updated 2021-04-03 12:00:39-04

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — A Florida elementary school teacher is facing charges alleging he solicited online to have sex with a 2-year-old and traveled to meet the child.

The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office says in a news release that 28-year-old Xavier Donte Alexander was arrested Thursday on felony charges of soliciting sex with a minor and traveling to meet a minor for sex.

He's a fourth-grade teacher at Grove Park Elementary School in Palm Beach Gardens and also advertised as a babysitter on various websites.

The sheriff’s office didn't release further information.

The school district has suspended Alexander.

His attorney did not immediately respond to an email seeking comment.