CRAIGHEAD COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - Just days before school starts back up at the Westside School District, an employee was arrested for sexual assault and computer child porn.
"We had a mother of a 16-year-old female student at Westside bring her to our office, she had discovered some things on her daughter's phone that was very suspicious," Sheriff Marty Boyd told Region 8 News.
The suspicious activity involved this man 48-year-old Steven Eagle.
Eagle is retired from the U.S. Air Force and is a Master Sergeant with the Air Force Junior ROTC Program at Westside. According to the school's cadet guide, available online, Eagle has worked with the cadets since the program started in July of 2006.
"After we interviewed the victim, we decided there was probable cause to arrest Mr. Eagle," Boyd said.
Boyd said investigators with his department arrested Eagle at the school district Friday afternoon, just hours after learning of the alleged sexual assault.