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Former Durham teacher charged with indecent liberties

Posted July 18, 2010 7:07 p.m. EDT

— A former Durham elementary school teacher is accused of taking indecent liberties with a student.

Ariel Allen, 25, was arrested and charged with indecent liberties on July 9, authorities said. He was released from jail the same day after posting a $15,000 bond.

Allen was a teacher at Oak Grove Elementary School, school officials said Sunday. He is no longer employed with the school system.

More details haven't been released.