Substitute teacher arrested for sexual misconduct

Jennifer Marie Morton was charged with sexual misconduct.
Jennifer Marie Morton was charged with sexual misconduct.

ALBERTVILLE, AL (WAFF) - A local substitute teacher is accused of having an inappropriate relationship with a student.

Albertville Police arrested 34-year-old Jennifer Marie Morton.

She was charge with sexual misconduct, which is a misdemeanor.

Police believe the woman was locked in a classroom with a 17-year-old student, and they were allegedly kissing.

School officials said Morton was only at Albertville High School for about three weeks. She was filling in for a science teacher who was on maternity leave.

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