Teacher faces sex charge

February 25, 2009 6:01:22 PM PST
A former Cumberland County teacher is charged with having a sexual relationship with a student.The Sheriff's Office says 26-year-old Michael Thomas Correll, II, of Hope Mills engaged in inappropriate behavior with a female student between January 31, 2009 and February 1, 2009.

He resigned from Pine Forest High School - where he was an art teacher and soccer coach - before his arrest.

Correll is charged with sexual activity with a student. He was released from jail Wednesday on a $2,000 bond.