Arizona John Abbruzzese Affair

John Abbruzzese Affair – Arizona

Westerville Police Department detectives interviewed Cheryl Beckel, one of the female students with whom Abbruzzese was allegedly involved. Beckel admitted having frequent sexual contact with Abbruzzese and told the detectives that she had heard that two of her teammates had had similar contact with Abbruzzese.

Using information provided by the detectives, the Franklin County Prosecutor’s office approved a warrant for Abbruzzese’s arrest and proceeded to seek a grand jury indictment of Abbruzzese for sexual battery. Following Abbruzzese’s arrest, the detectives continued interviewing other parents and students and investigated allegations of improprieties by Abbruzzese at another high school in Columbus, Ohio.