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West Tennessee teacher jailed for having sex with minors

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Beth Scearce, 37 (photo courtesy of the State Gazette) Beth Scearce, 37 (photo courtesy of the State Gazette)
DYERSBURG, Tenn. -

A west Tennessee teacher accused of having sex with minors was taken into police custody Tuesday.

Beth Scearce was arrested at Christ Classical Academy in Dyersburg where she teaches third grade, the State Gazette reported.

The 37-year-old teacher is accused of having a sexual relationship with two boys under the age of 18.

One of the victims reported to authorities he had sex with Scearce on three occasions last year.

Scearce has been placed on leave without pay following her arrest.

She remains jailed without bond.

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