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Substitute teacher arrested in Bossier Parish


A substitute teacher at Bossier Parish Schools was arrested Wednesday afternoon for having inappropriate sexual relations with a teenage student and sending inappropriate photos of herself to the student via social media a few months ago.

​Melissa E. West, 42, of the 300 block of Antietam Drive in Bossier City, and substitute teacher at Parkway High School, was charged with felony carnal knowledge of a juvenile, indecent behavior with a juvenile, and contributing to the delinquency of a juvenile.

She was transported to the Bossier Maximum Security Facility for booking; bond is pending.

Bossier Sheriff’s Office detectives are continuing their investigation.

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