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Greensboro middle school teacher charged with sex crimes

Posted December 30, 2009 8:31 p.m. EST

— A Greensboro middle school teacher was arrested Wednesday and charged with sex crimes against children.

Harold Robert Grant Jr., 57, of 4104 Galway Drive, faces four counts of taking indecent liberties with children. He is also charged with a sex offense in the second degree, child abuse felony injury and a crime against nature.

Guilford County Sheriff B.J. Barnes said the four victims are now adults. The arrest was part of an ongoing investigation that started in 1993. The alleged incidents occurred between 1993 and 2001, Barnes said.

Grant was a teacher at Southeast Middle School.

Grant was being held under a $100,000 bond at the Guilford County jail on Wednesday.