A 28-year-old teacher from Southern California has been arrested for allegedly having sex with a 16-year-old high student after police say she gave birth to a baby he had fathered.

Laura Elizabeth Whitehurst was taken into custody just before 9pm Monday after being questioned at her Redlands home.

New mother: Whitehurst, pictured in this photo visibly pregnant, gave birth to a baby fathered by her student on June 18

Laura gave birth to a child June 18, and police say her former student is the father.