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Siepo Sampson, a music teacher from New Rochelle, is accused of raping a 16-year-old girl.
Siepo Sampson, a music teacher from New Rochelle, is accused of raping a 16-year-old girl. Photo Credit: News 12

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. -- A 38-year-old New Rochelle music teacher accused of raping a 16-year-old girl is facing criminal charges in Westchester County and New York City, according to News 12.

Siepo Sampson is accused of having sex with the girl, whom he once tutored after school, inside his Barnard Road home on Oct. 28 and Dec. 15 of last year, according to News 12. He was arrested Dec. 31.

Sampson, who served as music director at Thessalonia Baptist Church off 163rd Street in the Bronx, also is accused of having sexual encounters with the girl inside the church, according to News 12.

According to the Westchester County District Attorney's Office, Sampson is facing charges of rape and child endangerment, reported News 12.

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