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High school guidance counselor accused of having sex with student in Norwalk

High school guidance counselor accused of having sex with student in Norwalk

High school guidance counselor Luisa Melchionne accused of sexual relationship with student in Norwalk.

NORWALK, Conn. (WTNH) — A former Norwalk Public School guidance counselor has been charged with having an inappropriate relationship with a high school student, Norwalk police said Thursday.

The investigation was launched on April 30 after police received a complaint about the relationship.


Police said they determined that Nathan Hale High School guidance counselor Luisa Melchionne was “in sexual contact” with a male student.

A 47-year-old New Canaan man has been charged with second-degree sexual assault and two counts of endangering the safety of a minor.

According to police, Melchionne is no longer employed by the school district. News 8 has reached out to the school district for comment.

She was ordered held on $500,000 bail and is scheduled to appear in court on July 11.