OKLAHOMA COUNTY, Okla. (KFOR) – Deputies with the Oklahoma County Sheriff’s Office say an Oklahoma teacher has found herself behind bars.
Officials say the investigation began when administrators at Choctaw-Nicoma Park Middle School received multiple reports from teachers and staff about inappropriate contact between another teacher and a teenager.
As a result of the reports, the school contacted the teen’s family, who then called law enforcement.
Investigators with the Oklahoma County Sheriff’s Office learned that 45-year-old Shannon Heslip and victim exchanged nude photos. Deputies also allege that Heslip sexually assaulted the victim.
Heslip was arrested on complaints of forcible sodomy.
KFOR reached out to the school district. They tell News 4 Heslip was hired in August 2021.
They also sent the following statement:
CNP administration was made aware of a situation which occurred with a Choctaw Middle School employee. Allegations of inappropriate communications via cell phone were made between a student and a support staff member. CNP administration immediately contacted local law enforcement and cooperated by providing information for their investigation. This individual is no longer employed by the district.Choctaw-Nicoma Park Schools