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Release*†††††††††††††††† Date: June 13, 2011 †
†††††††††††††††††† †††† Middlesex
County Prosecutorís Office
††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††† *News Release*†††††††††††††††† Date: June 13, 2011 †
Ex-substitute teacher placed on probation
††††††††† Monique Ucelli (DOB 1/2/74) of
In addition, Superior Court Judge Diane Pincus, at a hearing at the Middlesex County Courthouse on June 10, 2011, ordered Ucelli to surrender her two teaching certificates and said the defendant must continue to undergo mental health and substance abuse counseling.
judge imposed, and suspended, a 180-day term at the
was sentenced to the term after she pleaded guilty on February 18, 2011, to a
count of criminal sexual contact, admitting that she improperly touched the boy
for her own sexual gratification during an encounter on March 15, 2010, at her
home. She was living in
defendant pleaded guilty to an accusation and waived her right to a
presentation of the case to a grand jury in
Ucelli was charged following an investigation by Detective Peter Boulieris of the Perth Amboy Police Department and Investigator Andreea(cq) Capraru of the Middlesex County Prosecutorís Office.
The investigation began after school authorities contacted police.
had worked as a general assignment substitute at the