Teacher arrested on sexual misconduct charges

A Las Vegas Academy teacher has been arrested on charges of sexual misconduct with a student, Las Vegas police said today.

Ronny Scott Hoffman, 38, has been charged with coercion with force, a felony, as well as three counts of open and gross lewdness, which are gross misdemeanors.

Police are asking people who may have knowledge of similar offenses to call the sexual assault section at 828-3421.