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AUGUSTA, Ga — News 12 has confirmed the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is in the process of taking out arrest warrants for 38 year old Anthony Shelton, a former band director at Butler High School.
Shelton, 38, is accused of having sex with a 16-year-old former Butler High School student. According to an incident report filed with the Sheriff’s Office last week, the victim’s mother alleges Shelton had sex with her daughter six to eight times a week in the band room. She also alleges Shelton would pull her daughter out of class and that her child even knew that Shelton kept the condoms hidden in his desk drawer.
Investigator Thelma Gilchrest says it is possible that there are more victims in this case and that the investigation is ongoing.
Stay tuned to this website and News 12 First at Five for the latest on this developing story.