Estey Bomberger reviews and monitors news stories and reports of crime and lawsuits involving public and private schools nationwide. The following reports are for schools located in Mohave County, AZ. If your child has been sexually abused or negligently supervised and you would like more information about your options or rights in a civil suit, contact us for a free consultation.
- MOHAVE HIGH SCHOOL (BULLHEAD CITY)
2251 AZ-95, Bullhead City, AZ 86426
Joseph Pagel, 33, a math teacher and track and field coach at Mohave High School, was arrested in March 2015 after a student reported that he sent her nude photos and sexually explicit text messages, and allegedly invited students to his home to smoke marijuana. In July, as part of a plea deal, Pagel pleaded guilty to luring a minor for sexual exploitation and transferring marijuana. In August 2015, Pagel was sentenced to eight months in jail and five years probation. News Source: Tucson.com