An South Jersey elementary school choir teacher is now behind bars, after police say he sexually assaulted one of his students twice a week for the past three years.

The New Jersey State Police have arrested Brian McSee, 53, of Port Republic, N.J. for allegedly sexually assaulting an underage male student.

During a week-long investigation, troopers discovered that McSee was the victim’s 7th and 8th grade choir teacher at Port Republic Elementary School. He also served as choir director at the victim’s parish, St. Paul’s United Methodist Church.

Brian McSee had also worked as the director of the Atlantic Christian School Middle and High School Chorales and had been to the Lite Rock studios a number of times directing the choir.

Detectives from Tuckerton Station determined that McSee had been sexually assaulting the juvenile victim twice a week for the past three years. On Wednesday, December 13, McSee arrived at the station where he was arrested without incident.

Brian McSee was charged with aggravated sexual assault, official misconduct, criminal sexual contact and endangering the welfare of a child. He was lodged in Atlantic County Jail pending a mandatory court appearance.

If anyone has any information regarding inappropriate behavior or interactions with Brian McSee, please contact the Tuckerton Station Detective Bureau at 609-296-5807.

Source: New Jersey State Police