DORCHESTER COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - A police report states a 46-year-old gym teacher is accused of fondling a student at a DD4 elementary school in St. George.
The St. George Police Department arrested 46-year-old Jeffery Haton of Summerville on Tuesday and charged him second-degree assault and battery.
In a newly released report, the principal at Williams Memorial Elementary School said a student came to him and told him of an incident that had transpired between Haton and the student.
The police report states Haton is accused of forcible fondling.
Investigators say Haton was arrested following an investigation at the school.
Following the arrest, Haton went before the St. George City judge and was released on bond.