Ex-Star City teacher accused of sex with student

STAR CITY, AR (AP) - A Former Star City High School teacher has been arrested for allegedly having sex with a student.

Twenty-9-year-old Brandi Lynn Mullikin of Star City is charged with second-degree sexual assault.

A police report says Mullikin admitted having sex with the student but initially said it was outside school and after the boy turned 18. Police say she later admitted the relationship began when the boy was 17 and that she knew his age.

School officials say Mullikin was suspended after the allegations surfaced and has since been fired.

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