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Feb 4, 2014 6:02 PM

Teacher Charged with Indecent Contact with Child

FREER- William Utley, a teacher at Norman Thomas Elementary in Freer, was arrested Tuesday and charged with one count of indecent contact with a child.

According to the police chief, Utley turned himself in along with his attorney. The teacher has been under investigation since last week.

A student reported to school officials that Utley acted inappropriately, since then, several more students have come forward.

The students were interviewed by special investigators in Corpus Christi and those cases were presented to the District Attorney.

Utley posted $50,000 bond and was released later in the afternoon.
More charges are expected in the case.

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