An investigation conducted by the State Law Enforcement Division led to a Great Falls teacher’s arrest on Thursday, July 19.
Richard Jayson Jones, 47, of 427 Old Winnsboro Road, Great Falls was charged with criminal sexual conduct with a minor victim age 11-14.
Jones also was charged with performing a lewd act upon a child under age 16.
Investigators determined that the offenses did not occur on school property.
The SLED investigation took place at the request of the Great Falls Police Department.
Following his arrest, Jones was booked at the Chester County Detention Center. Bond was denied.
He awaits trial in September general sessions court.
The case will be prosecuted by the Sixth Circuit Solicitor’s office.