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Ex-Dudley High School teaching assistant accused of sex with student arrested

The Greensboro Police Department confirms the investigation began recently.
Credit: Greensboro Police Department
Christopher Arnell Holland, a former teaching assistant at Dudley High was arrested on March 12, 2020, and charged with three counts of sex acts with a student.

GREENSBORO, N.C. — A Dudley High School teaching assistant accused of having sex with a student was arrested Thursday. 

It was reported to the Greensboro Police Department on Aug. 13, 2019, that a former student at the high school had an inappropriate sexual relationship with the ex-assistant, Christopher Arnell Holland, 37.

Holland resigned as the Greensboro Police Department conducted an investigation at the school, investigators said. 

Dudley High School principal Rodney Wilds released a statement. 

"We take these accusations very seriously and will not tolerate any behavior that harms a student. We immediately contacted law enforcement and the person is no longer employed with the district," Wilds said.

Holland is charged with three counts of sex acts with a student. He was taken to Guilford County Jail. Holland's bond is set at $350,000.

The district confirmed the employee resigned on March 11. He had been with the district since Aug. 20, 2014. 

Investigators believe there may be additional victims.

If you have any additional information about the case, or you know of any other victims, please contact the Greensboro Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division at 336-373-2255 or Greensboro/Guilford Crime Stoppers at 336-373-1000. Tipsters may remain anonymous.

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