Former Aransas County teacher arrested on child sex offense

Posted at 11:17 AM, Jul 13, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-13 12:17:02-04

A former Aransas County Independent School District teacher has been arrested on sexual performance by a child.

Aransas County Sheriff Bill Mills confirmed the Aransas County Sheriff’s Department arrested Kelsey Paige Fitzpatrick,27, Thursday afternoon. Her bond has been set at $250,000.

Sheriff Mills said he could not release the name or age of the alleged victim due to the nature of the offense and because this is an open investigation. He asked KRIS 6 News to submit an open records request for additional details on this investigation.

Meanwhile, Aransas County I.S.D. Director of Human Resources and Public Information Officer Bridget Johnson confirmed Fitzpatrick worked at Fulton Learning Center but resigned at the end of the 2017-2018 school year.

This is a developing story. Stay on KRIS 6 News for the latest details on this investigation.