The previous principal of a Louisiana center school has been arrested after confessing to having sex with a teen boy, authorities stated.
Ashleigh Landry, 44, of Raceland was the pinnacle of Lockport Middle School when she allegedly had sex with the unidentified teen, the Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Workplace stated Wednesday.
Deputies started to examine Landry earlier this month after studying that she allegedly had been sexting with the teenager.
Throughout an interview with detectives, Landry admitted to sending the messages and having sex with him, authorities stated.
She was arrested Wednesday on a felony cost of carnal information of a juvenile — an offense which signifies that the sufferer was between 13 and 16 years previous. It’s unclear if he was a scholar at her school.
Landry was launched from Lafourche Parish Correctional Complicated in Thibodaux on $25,000 bail.
She has been fired from her place on the school, information station WWL-TV reported.
Lafourche Parish School District launched a press release Thursday that stated they had been conscious of the costs in opposition to her and confirmed she was now not employed there.
“We will definitely work intently with the Sheriff’s division so as to make sure that a whole and thorough investigation into the matter is carried out,” the district stated.