South Lafourche High teacher accused of having sexual relations with 17 year-old student
Lafourche Parish, La (NBC33) —
A female South Lafourche High School teacher is accused of engaging in sexual conduct with a 17 year-old male student.
After learning about the possibility of an alleged sexual relationship, detectives made contact with the 17 year-old male student on Friday.
During an interview with detectives, the student gave a detailed account of the sexual relationship he had with Chiasson, who had taught the student last year.
The student stated that ‘flirtatious relationship’ began between the two, and resulted in sexual intercourse. The student also showed detectives text messages he had exchanged with Chiasson, some of which contained text of a graphic sexual nature.
Detectives attempted to question Chiasson, but she refused to speak to them about the matter.
Chiasson has been charged with Prohibited Sexual Conduct between an Educator and a Student. a misdemeanor.
The Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office is working in conjunction with the Lafourche Parish School Board in connection with these allegations.
Chiasson has been suspended from her job pending the results of the investigation.