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Warrant: Raleigh Teacher Admits Acting Inappropriately With Student

Posted March 7, 2007 8:29 a.m. EST
Updated March 7, 2007 4:46 p.m. EST

— A police search warrant reveals that one teacher caught another Raleigh high school teacher kissing and inappropriately touching a female student.

Justin Scranton has been suspended from Cardinal Gibbons High School, where he taught English and coached cross country. He has been charged with taking indecent liberties.

The warrant also states that when questioned by authorities, Scranton admitted he acted inappropriately toward the student.

Students said Scranton sent text messages to the girl throughout the year. Police have obtained a computer and a computer disk from the school. Authorities also seized Scranton's personnel file from the school.