Posted Wednesday, November 6th, 2019

Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and Acting Chief of Investigations Chris Kimker  announce the indictment of Mount Olive High School teacher Tajinder Tung, 48, of Stewartsville, New Jersey.Morris Prosecutor: Mount Olive High School Teacher Indicted

A Morris County Grand Jury handed up an indictment today charging the defendant with two counts of official misconduct and stalking. The defendant was originally arrested and charged on Aug. 21, 2019.

An investigation disclosed that between 2017 and May 2019, Tung, had stalked a student and committed acts that constituted a course of alarming conduct, both inside and outside of the school.

Anyone with information concerning the incidents in question should contact Detective Matthew Magnone of the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Professional Standards Unit at 973-285-6200, or Detective Lt. Luis Sanchez of the Mount Olive Police Department at 973 691-0850.

Inquiries should be directed to Public Information Officer Meghan Knab at [email protected] or 973-829-8159.