BLAIRSVILLE, Ga. – A middle school gym teacher is facing charges for allegedly having a sexual relationship with a 15-year-old student.

During the investigation, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation and the Union County Sheriff’s Office determined that the former teacher, Shawnetta Reece, now-40, was sexually involved with an 8th-grade student in 2013.

Reece, of Blairsville, Ga., was arrested for child molestation and sexual assault by persons with supervisory or disciplinary authority.

Once the investigation is completed, the case will be provided to the Enotah Judicial Circuit District Attorney for prosecution.

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