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Jim Hill High counselor charged with sexual battery


JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) — A Jim Hill High School counselor is arrested for an alleged sex crime.

According to Jackson Public School District administrators, Gary Parker was taken into custody.

School officials tell WJTV a Jim Hill administrator contacted Campus Enforcement Wednesday to report an allegation made by a student of inappropriate contact by a faculty member.

JPS said the investigation led to Parker’s arrest. 

He is charged with sexual battery. JPS said he is no longer employed with the District.

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