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Former teacher arrested for allegedly having sex with a student

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State Troopers with the West Virginia State Police in Pocahontas County made an arrest in a case of sex assault against a minor.

Troopers with the Marlinton Detachment arrested Samantha Bartley, 25, on Tuesday, April 8.  She is charged with three counts of Sexual Assault by a Guardian.  The victim was a student at Pocahontas High School in 2013.  The victim said that he had sexual relations with Bartley who was a teacher at the school. 

(CLICK HERE to read WV Code on Sexual Abuse of a Minor)

An investigation by the West Virginia State Police found probable cause to arrest Bartley.  She was arraigned in Pocahontas County Magistrate Court.