Joshua Michael Fair, Elizabethton, Tennessee (arrested Nov 2014)

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    Joshua Michael Fair (344 H. Heaton Road, Elizabethton, Tennessee), 24, substitute teacher at Unaka High School, Carter County Schools, Elizabethton, Tennessee, "sexually assaulted a student"

    Carter Co. substitute teacher bound over sexual battery charge involving student

    A Carter County substitute teacher was bound over to a grand jury on several charges, including sexual battery, during a Sessions Court appearance Friday. Joshua Michael Fair ... was bound over on charges of sexual battery by an authority figure, possession of schedule II drug, drug free school zone violation, and carrying a weapon on school property.

    Carter County Sheriff’s Deputy David Munsey said he was called to investigate a report of an alleged sexual assault on a student at Unaka High School on the morning of Nov. 7. He said two students had complained that Fair, while working as a substitute teacher, had made sexual comments both verbally and electronically through his cell phone to the two girls. Munsey said school officials interviewed both the students and the substitute teacher. Munsey said the officials determined Fair had touched, then “rubbed” the buttocks of one of the girls as she was leaving the classroom. The girl went immediately to the school office to report the incident.

    Munsey arrested Fair. During a search, Munsey said Fair was found in possession of a red container holding a tablet believed to be Lortab. A white pen was also found which Munsey said contained a substance that appeared to be drug residue. Two $1 bills were found in Fair’s pocket that Munsey said contained drug residue. Fair was also found in possession two knives.

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    Joshua Michael Fair, Unaka High School, Carter County Schools, Elizabethton, Tennessee
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    Unaka High School substitute charged in sexual assault of student

    7 Nov 2014

    According to a Carter County Sheriff's Office news release, a Unaka High School school resource officer received information that substitute Joshua Michael Fair, 24, sexually assaulted a student. Following an investigation, Fair was arrested and charged with offense of sexual assault by an authority figure. According to the release, during the arrest deputies found a small quantity of schedule II drugs and two knives on his person. He was additionally charged with possession of a schedule II and possession of weapons on school property.
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    School system fires teacher accused of student abuse

    12 Nov 2014

    Fair was arrested on Friday by officers of the Carter County Sheriff’s Department and charged with sexual assault by an authority figure, possession of Schedule II drugs, violation of the drug-free school zone and two counts of possession of weapons on school property.

    An investigation beganon Friday when CCSD Deputy David Munsey, the school resource officer at Unaka High School, received information Fair sexually assaulted a student at the school during on Friday. According to a warrant written by Munsey, two girls reported to school officials that Fair had made sexual comments to them, both verbally and electronically using a note pad app on his phone. One of the girls also reported that Fair had touched her inappropriately as she left the classroom. Ward said once the female students reported the activity to school officials, UHS Principal Betsy Oliver immediately contacted Munsey, who in turn alerted other sheriff’s department officials.
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