The Union Leader reported on Wednesday that a former Woodbury Middle School teacher will soon be indicted on new theft charges, according to his lawyer.
Stephen Pierce, 47, is facing a felony receiving stolen property charge. He is alleged to have pawned "numerous items of jewelry and watches in Salem" valued at over $33,000 belonging to friends from Atkinson.
The report added that new charges that Pierce will be facing were not indicated in court papers.
Pierce was also arrested in May 2012 for allegedly stealing a camera from a classroom and attemtping to pawn it. He pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor theft charge in court. Hew as given a suspended seven-day jail sentence and a $750 fine with $500 suspended for two years.