Tessa Monique Hairston is a former high school teacher in Virginia who has been arrested and faces a felony charge for alleged sex with a male student.

Tessa Monique Hairston

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The 31-year-old Tessa Monique Hairston (mugshot photo above) is an art teacher at Highland Springs High School in Highland Springs, Virginia.

According toWRIC quoting the Henrico Police, Hairston is alleged to have had “an inappropriate relationship” with an underage male at Highland Springs High School.

Tessa Monique Hairston was arrested and was booked into jail. She has been charged with a felony; indecent liberties of a person less than 18 years of age while in a custodial or supervisory relationship.

As for additional details on Tessa Monique Hairston’s bio and professional background, CBS 6 quotes a school official who confirms that she has been employed as an art teacher since 2004 by Henrico County Schools in 2004 and that she is now on administrative leave pending the outcome of her “current legal situation.”

The story is developing. Check back for updates.