class=”alignleft size-full wp-image-47317″ src=”http://klax-tv.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/Derek_Telin.jpg” alt=”Derek_Telin” width=”164″ height=”205″ />On the evening of January 29, 2016 Leesville Police Department received a complaint of sexual misconduct involving a male substitute teacher and a female student at a local school.
During the course of the investigation, the teacher was identified as 23-year-old Derek Telin of Leesville, LA. It was discovered that Telin had numerous encounters with the victim at the school that involved improper sexual contact as well as improper electronic communication with the victim. The investigation also revealed that on at least one occasion, Telin and the female student met away from the school where the encounter also resulted in improper sexual conduct between the two.
Telin has been charged with two counts of Sexual Battery, one count of Indecent Behavior with a Juvenile and one count of Molestation of a Juvenile. Telin has been booked into the Leesville City Jail with a total bond of $75,000.
The investigation is ongoing at this time.