“District officials immediately contacted local law enforcement and the teacher was placed on administrative leave, pending an investigation,” the statement said.
Police were made aware of the sexual misconduct allegations April 17, the Banner-Herald reported. The nature of the misconduct is not known.
The school district said it notified officials at the Georgia Professional Standards Commission of the investigation.
No other details have been released.
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Police have identified a suspect but are not releasing their name at this time because they are actively searching for them.