Teacher charged with sexual assault of student

LAFAYETTE, Georgia (WDEF) – The GBI and Walker County Sheriff’s Office have arrested a former Math teacher at Ridgeland High School.

They have charged 43 year old Rodney Dewayne Mann with one count of sexual assault by an authority figure and a count of misdemeanor possession of marijuana and drug related items.

Last week, he was accused of sexually assaulting a 16 year old female student.

Investigators searched his home in LaFayette.

Mann resigned his position on Friday, after teaching at Ridgeland for eight years.

The investigation is continuing.

If you have any more information, contact the Georgia Bureau of Investigation’s Calhoun Office at 706-624-1424.

 

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