MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A former Burnsville High School music teacher accused of having sex with a student will once again have to make a $100,000 bond to be released from custody.
Erik Akervik is accused of having sex with a student and sending nude pictures to another student. After Akervik was initially charged last month, more teenagers came forward from the church accusing him of sending inappropriate messages.READ MORE: Minnesota Women's Soccer Is Officially Named Aurora FC
He was arrested earlier this week for a second time after violating the conditions of his release.READ MORE: Puppy Who Was Inside Stolen Vehicle In St. Paul Reunited With Owner
Investigators say he contacted a 15-year-old boy over social media while out on bond.
On Thursday, Akervik’s bond was set at $100,000, the same as it was before. Dakota County Attorney James Backstrom was hoping it would be double this time.MORE NEWS: Winter Flower Show
His next court appearance was scheduled for May 11.