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Teacher accused of sex with student hit with additional charges

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MONROE, NC (WBTV) -

A Union County science teacher has been slapped with additional charges of sex crimes with a student days after she was initially arrested.

According to the Union County Sheriff's Office, Jessica Deck was charged with 4 new counts of Indecent Liberties with Student and 2 new counts of Sex Offense with Student on Tuesday.

Deck is a teacher at Sun Valley High School.

She was arrested last Thursday and accused of having sex with a teenage student.

According to investigators, the school resource officer at Sun Valley High School received information about an inappropriate relationship between 28-year-old teacher and a 17-year-old student.

She was initially charged with indecent liberties with a student. Investigators say the additional charges were related to the relationship with the same student.

Deck received another bond of $10,000, which she has posted on Tuesday evening.

Investigators say the alleged incidents took place last month. One incident on the school campus and other times off-campus.

Deck teaches Honors Physics, Chemistry and Honors Chemistry.
 
Union County School officials confirm Deck was suspended with last Thursday. She has been with Union County Schools since August 2012.

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