Hoquiam Teacher Resigns Amid Investigation of Immoral Behavior

HOQUIAM, Wash. – Wesley Phillips has resigned as science teacher at Hoquiam High School. Placed on administrative leave earlier this month, Phillips faces felony charges of voyeurism and communicating with a minor for immoral purposes involving as many as four 12- and 13-year-old girls.
School Superintendent Mike Parker tells us some science teachers have been shuffled around within the district to fill the vacant desk.The district has also hired a substitute teacher at the middle school to backfill one position.
Phillips tendered his resignation at a special school board meeting earlier this morning.


News Director of Jodesha Broadcasting since October 2007. Dave Haviland moved to Grays Harbor in 1979 and graduated from Aberdeen High School in 1993.