NEW YORK (PIX11)—A New York City school teacher has been arrested and charged with sexually abusing a child.
According to authorities, Thomas P. Gibbons was arrested at his home in Eastchester, N.Y Friday.
Bronx, is accused of engaging in sexual misconduct with an 11-year-old relative.
The 59-year-old allegedly abused the child over the course of a year, between January 2010 and January 2011 at the family's home in Paterson, New Jersey, pollce said.
Gibbons is expected to be charged in Passaic County on a slew of child sex charges.
Authorities are urging anyone with information that can assist in the investigation to call the Passaic County Prosecutor's Special Victims Unit at 973-837-7626.