GREENSBORO, N.C. — A Greensboro teacher has been placed on administrative leave after being accused of inappropriately touching an elementary school student.
The Greensboro News & Record reported that Randall Lee Clawson, 53, of Greensboro, was arrested Friday and placed on leave pending the outcome of an investigation.
Authorities said the suspect is a teacher at Lindley Elementary School. He is accused of having sexual contact with a student against the student’s will.
The suspect faces charges of taking indecent liberties with a student, second-degree sex offense, first-degree sex offense against a child, second-degree kidnapping and taking indecent liberties with a child.
It allegedly happened sometime after Christmas break and involved a student less than 13 years old. It is not clear whether or not it allegedly happened on school property.
The suspect teaches ESOL (English speakers of other languages) for exceptional children, according to the Lindley Elementary School website.
Source: The Greensboro News & Record