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Knightdale substitute teacher charged with sex offense with a student

Posted November 26, 2014 12:25 p.m. EST

Christopher Nathaniel Smith

— A substitute teacher at Knightdale High School has been charged with sex offense with a female student.

Christopher Nathaniel Smith, 24, of the 5000 block of Peacenest Drive in Raleigh, was arrested Wednesday on the charge stemming from an Oct. 29 incident.

A spokesman for the Wake County Public School System said Smith’s approval to work as a substitute was suspended Nov. 13 and revoked Tuesday.