Lebanon, MO.— On January 12, 2018 Elizabeth A. Morgan, a 30-year-old white female out of Lebanon, Missouri was charged with Class E Felony Sexual Contact with a Student. Morgan bonded out on a $5,000 cash/surety bond with conditions.

On January 5, 2018 the Lebanon Police Department became aware of an investigation pertaining to sexual contact between a Lebanon High School teacher and a Lebanon High School male student. It was being reported that Elizabeth Morgan was having an inappropriate relationship with a student of hers. After speaking with the student, witnesses, and viewing electronic evidence, enough information was gathered to pursue charges on Morgan for having sexual contact with the student.

Any questions regarding the status of Morgan’s current employment status at the Lebanon R-III School District should be referred to the school district.

The Lebanon Police Department encourages citizens to promptly report to their local law enforcement agency anyone who attempts to engage in unwanted, inappropriate, or sexualized communications with children.

The above charges are mere accusation and are not evidence of guilt. Evidence in support of these charges must be presented before a court of competent jurisdiction whose duty is to determine guilt or innocence.