CHIPLEY, Fla. (WTVY) — Paradice Renee O'Connor, a Washington County substitute teacher, has been charged with inappropriate conduct regarding two juveniles.
The Washington County Sheriff's Office was alerted Wednesday by the county school district about possible inappropriate conduct by O'Connor with a student. O'Connor of Vernon, FL, had been a substitute teacher for Washington County since 2016.
During the investigation two juveniles made statements to deputies that they had sexual contact with O’Connor.
Thursday afternoon, O’Connor was arrested and booked into the Washington County Jail on 9 counts of sexual battery where she is being held on $170,000 bond.