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Amy Hood trial underway

Amy Hood heads into court for her trial Monday afternoon.
Amy Hood heads into court for her trial Monday afternoon.

PICTOU - The trial for a Pictou County teacher charged with sex related offences is underway in Pictou court this afternoon.

Carolyn Amy Hood, 39, is charged with sexual assault, sexual interference, two counts of luring minors over the Internet for sexual purposes and two counts of sexual exploitation of a young person. These charges are in relation to alleged incidents involving minors from June to September 2013.

She was arrested in January 2014 following an 11-week police investigation after a complaint received from Thorburn Consolidated School.

The trial is expected to continue until Oct. 30. 

Follow @SueannNGnews for tweets from the trial. 

Carolyn Amy Hood, 39, is charged with sexual assault, sexual interference, two counts of luring minors over the Internet for sexual purposes and two counts of sexual exploitation of a young person. These charges are in relation to alleged incidents involving minors from June to September 2013.

She was arrested in January 2014 following an 11-week police investigation after a complaint received from Thorburn Consolidated School.

The trial is expected to continue until Oct. 30. 

Follow @SueannNGnews for tweets from the trial. 

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