Newton teacher accused of child molestation

By The Associated Press | Posted - Sep. 25, 2014 at 5:10 p.m.



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ATLANTA (AP) — Police have accused a teacher in Newton County of molesting a 15-year-old student.

Deputies from the Newton County Sheriff's Office arrested 24-year-old Victoria Tatum on Thursday and charged her with two counts of aggravated child molestation, aggravated sodomy and enticing a child. She teaches math at Newton High School.

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution (http://on-ajc.com/1svdxRi ) reports that police started an investigation after receiving a complaint Tuesday.

She was being held without bond Thursday.

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Information from: The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, http://www.ajc.com

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