Valley Educator Charged
HARLINGEN – A Rio Grande Valley educator is facing charges.
Twenty-six-year-old John Jacob Mendoza, of Los Fresnos, is charged with sexual assault and improper relationship between an educator and student.
Harlingen police were called to the 700 block of North L street on Sunday, Feb. 11 for a suspicious vehicle call.
Inside the vehicle was the suspect and an underage teen.