Randolph Co. Teacher Grabbed Buttocks of Student: Arrest Warrant

RANDOLPH COUNTY, NC – The arrest warrant for a former Southwestern Randolph High School coach and teacher has revealed more information into his misdemeanor sexual battery charge.

According to the documents, Jarret Elliott arrested on April 27, only a day after school system representatives say he resigned from his position. He was charged with one count of misdemeanor sexual battery for “grabbing the buttocks of a student juvenile victim” on April 24.

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Deputies say the investigation into Elliott began after a complaint was made by a student, and was led by the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office, together with the school system. Elliott was suspended with pay on April 25. He resigned on April 26.

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Investigators say Elliott posted the $5,000 unsecured bond on that same day, on the condition he have no contact with the alleged victim.

WFMY News 2 reached out to Elliott for comment, but he has not returned our calls.

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