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Board accepts Sharkey's resignation

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HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) -

The Susquehanna Township school board officially accepted Shawn Sharkey's resignation Monday night.

Sharkey, a former assistant principal, is accused of having a sexual relationship with a high school student.

Some parents said they still have questions about who in the district knew about the allegations against Sharkey and when they first heard of them.

"Has there been any consideration to placing the current administrators who are under investigation by the DA for how the Sharkey internal investigation was handled...placing them on leave," parent Adam Wiener asked.

The board president said the district attorney is investigating if administrators failed to report the suspected abuse. No specific employees have been named.

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