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Elementary school teacher arrested on sex charge

Douglas Bailey accused of lewd and lascivious molestation of a child under 12

Jacksonville Sheriff's Office booking photo ofDouglas Alan Bailey
Jacksonville Sheriff's Office booking photo ofDouglas Alan Bailey

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A 57-year-old elementary school teacher was arrested last Thursday on a charge of lewd and lascivious molestation to a child under 12.

Duval County School Board Police arrested Douglas Bailey, who taught at Thomas Jefferson Elementary School.

Almost all information in the arrest report was redacted, so there's no indication whether the victim was a student or any how authorities found out about the incident.

Bailey was ordered held on $500,000 bond.