Professor accused of sex with a boy

Professor arrested

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ORLANDO, Florida (WESH) — A Florida community college professor was arrested Monday and accused of sex acts with a 13-year old boy.

Police say Robert McRee contacted the Melbourne teenager on an Internet dating site.

The two met after midnight at an out-of-the way location. The boy left his cellphone in the professor’s vehicle, according to officers

Later, the boy was seen driving his parents’ truck near the family’s home. Police officers pulled him over and the boy told them happened, and they tracked down McRee at home using the boy’s cellphone signal.

Officers said McRee admitted to the affair.

McRee is an associate professor of communications at Brevard Community College. He has been suspended without pay.

He is charged with lewd and lascivious acts with a child under 16. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, racial slurs or consistent name calling will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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