Child molestation allegations turn out to be unfounded, clearing the former Wall school superintendent and his former assistant.

 


James Habel still faces charges in a mortgage and school fraud scheme.  However, Sandra Brower, who was suspended from her job as Lacey's school superintendent, was cleared accprding to the Asbury Park Press. She will seek reinstatement.

A grand jury in May had indicted the pair. But Prosecutor Christopher Gramiccioni tells the newspaper his office learned of new evidence and was obligated to present it to a new grand jury.

The pair were accused of covering up an alleged sexual assault by a teacher back in 2009.

The Associated Press contributed to this report