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Teacher accused of 'sexting' resigns, gives up teaching license


BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WWAY) -- The North Brunswick High School band teacher accused of sending an inappropriate text to a student has quit his job. Mark Riel submitted his resignation at last night's school board meeting, according to the school district's human resources department. As part of the voluntary resignation, Riel agreed to relinquish his teaching license.

Riel was arrested last month and placed on paid suspension during the investigation. Riel had been at North Brunswick since 2005.


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