A former teacher, both regular and substitute, was arrested this past Thursday for various sex crimes involving a 13-year-old student.
45-year-old Trisha Anderson Rogers is alleged to have used a cell phone to contact the student for the purposes of arranging to have sex.
The incidents took place between February 29th and May 5th while she was a teacher at Murray Middle School. The 13-year-old victim was a student there
New Hanover County Schools officials stated that when they became aware of the incidents, they notified law enforcement immediately, terminated her employment and internship, and removed her from the substitute teacher list on May 5th.
She’s been charged with indecent liberties with a student, indecent liberties with a child, and solicitation of a child by computer.
She now resides in the New Hanover County Jail on a $20,000 bond.