Authorities arrested a 54-year-old Giles County teacher after he allegedly sexually assaulted a student.
Edward Bryan was taken into police custody Monday morning. He faces two counts of sexual battery by an authority figure.
Officials told News 2 Bryan's alleged victim is said to be 13 years old.
Bryan, a teacher at Richland High School, remains jailed on a $40,000 bond.
The investigation is ongoing.