Former Richmond County teacher faces new sexual assault charges


Augusta, Ga. (WJBF) – A former Richmond County teacher is set to appear in court Friday, facing a new set of charges.

Jayson Reed is now facing an additional two counts of sexual assault and two counts of child molestation.

Reed was a math teacher at A.R. Johnson Magnet School until January.

A spokesperson for the school system says that’s when an allegation was made against Reed by a former student, who is now in college, and Reed resigned.

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