POWDER SPRINGS, Ga. -- A former McEachern High School teacher has been indicted for having sex with a student.
Terrance Tarpley, 34, was indicted Mar. 28 by a Cobb County Grand Jury.
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According to information presented in court, Tarpley had sex with the female student on Jan. 15. He faces one count of sexual assault.
Cobb County D.A.'s spokesperson Kim Isaza said Tarpley violated a state law that prohibits teachers, principals and school administrators from having sexual contact with their students, even if those students consent.
Tarpley is currently free on bond. His arraignment date has not yet been set.