A Murfreesboro City Schools teacher has been taken into police custody for allegedly committing sex crimes against minors. According to police, Lavar Jernigan is charged with solicitation of a minor and sexual exploitation of a minor. The 35-year-old has worked at three different schools in Murfreesboro. Jernigan was taken into custody by Lawrence County deputies and Murfreesboro authorities. The investigation is ongoing. Jernigan could face additional charges.
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