A former intern at a highschool in west suburban Lombard was charged with repeatedly sexually assaulting a scholar final month.

Elizabeth Flint labored as an unpaid intern at Glenbard East Excessive College, 1014 S. Primary St., in keeping with the DuPage County State’s Legal professional’s Workplace. Flint sexually assaulted the scholar, a 17-year-old lady, 3 times final month at her dwelling.

The collection of assaults was found after fellow workers grew suspicious of Flint’s habits and instructed college officers, who launched an inside investigation and knowledgeable police, prosecutors mentioned. Flint was later charged with a single felony rely of legal sexual assault.

“The allegations in opposition to Ms. Flint are, merely put, disgusting,” DuPage County State’s Legal professional Robert Berlin mentioned. “It’s alleged that she used her place of belief and authority as a instructor to sexually assault a minor on three separate events. She allegedly used the minor to fulfill her twisted sexual wishes.”

Flint was launched Saturday on $5,000 bond, in keeping with the DuPage County Sheriff’s Workplace.

Details about her subsequent scheduled courtroom date wasn’t instantly recognized.