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Nash County Sheriff's Office
Friday February 24th, 2017 :: 08:00 p.m. EST


Southern Nash High School teacher arrested after sexual relationship with student

Incident: Sexual activity with a student (2 counts)
Date/ Time: 02/16/2017 0900 hrs
Victim: Juvenile male
Suspect: Rebecca Shea Reeves W/F (33 year old)
Location: 6446 Southern Nash High School

Southern Nash High Teacher arrested after sexual relationship with student

On February 16th, 2017 it was brought to the attention of the Southern Nash High School faculty that a teacher, Rebecca Shea Reeves, had an intimate relationship with a student of the Nash-Rocky Mount School system beginning in October of 2016.
The Nash-Rocky Mount School System’s Central Office was made aware of the incident and began an internal investigation. Their findings were forwarded to the Nash County Sheriff’s Office where probable cause was found and an arrest warrant was obtained for two counts of sexual activity with a student.

On February 23, 2017 the Nash County Sheriff’s Office requested the assistance of the Madison County Sheriff’s Office in attempting to locate the defendant, Rebecca Shea Reeves, who had recently relocated to their jurisdiction from Raleigh, NC.

Reeves was subsequently taken into custody by the Madison County Sheriff’s Office and served with the warrant for her arrest. Reeves received a $40,000 unsecured bond and given a first appearance court date at the Nash County Courthouse in Nashville, NC on 02/28/2017.

Nash County Sheriff's Office
222 W Washington St
Nashville, NC 27856

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