Michael Luecke, substitute teacher accused of masturbating in Westhill High School, under house arrest

Police say a faculty member spotted Luecke masturbating in the hall Wednesday at Westhill High School. (2/27/14)

STAMFORD - A 72-year-old substitute teacher in Stamford who faces public indecency charges is free on bond.

Michael Luecke has been ordered to 24-hour house arrest and has to wear electronic monitoring. He also cannot have any contact with minors and must stay away from school property. 

Police say a faculty member spotted Luecke masturbating in the hall Wednesday at Westhill High School.

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Investigators say security video also shows Luecke watching students in the courtyard moments earlier.

According to court documents, Luecke told officers he had a wardrobe malfunction and was trying to fix his pants. 

Stamford police say Luecke has no prior arrests. Stamford Public School officials told News 12 that he has been a substitute teacher in the district since 2009.

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