Covington County Schools superintendent confirms arrest of school employee

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COVINGTON COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) – The superintendent of the Covington County School District confirmed a school employee was arrested and charged with exploitation of children.

Superintendent Babette Duty issued the statement on Facebook saying that the employee has been placed on administrative leave until further notice.

Duty also stated that the investigation into the alleged illegal activity is being handled by state authorities from the Mississippi Attorney General’s Office.

There’s no further information coming from the school district.

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