Teacher Charged With Sending Inappropriate Facebook Message To Student


PARISH – State Police reported today (June 12) that they arrested Joseph R. Pappa, 48, from Oswego, for Endangering the Welfare of a Child, a class “A” misdemeanor.

Joseph R. Pappa
Joseph R. Pappa

Pappa is a school teacher at Altmar-Parish-Williamstown School District.

He is accused of sending an inappropriate Facebook message to a 16-year-old female student.

He was issued an appearance ticket and is scheduled to appear in the Town of Parish Court on June 26 at 5 p.m.