Auburn police arrest east Alabama teacher accused of child rape

Auburn police arrest east Alabama teacher accused of child rape

AUBURN, AL (WTVM) - Investigators with the Auburn Police Department have confirmed that 43-year-old Brandee Morgan, a middle school teacher in Chambers County, has been arrested and charged with second-degree rape and facilitating the travel of a child for an unlawful sex act.

Morgan, who lives in Auburn, was arrested on June 30 at the police department.

According to the police report, Morgan lists WF Burns Middle School in Valley, AL as her place of employment, and they confirmed she is a teacher there.

The arrest is the result of an anonymous tip to Auburn police reporting "inappropriate behavior" between an adult female and a juvenile male on June 26, 2016.

The incident allegedly occurred at a home in the 1300 block of Commerce Drive. Morgan was identified as the suspect and she is accused having sexual intercourse with a male juvenile form Valley, AL.

The investigation revealed Morgan was acquainted with the victim and facilitated his travel to her residence to engage in the sex act.

Morgan was taken to the Lee County Detention facility and she is eligible for a $55,000 bond.

School officials and investigators have been reached for comment on for more information on the arrest and Morgan's status at WF Burns.

This is a developing story. Check back for more updates.

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