LEBANON, Missouri- KSPR is reporting Lebanon Police detectives are investigating reports by four high school students that a teacher touched them inappropriately and made suggestive comments. The state Children’s Division may also be investigating after the resource officer called the state’s Child Abuse hotline.

According to an incident report from the Lebanon Police Department, the four students complained to the resource officer’s office around 11 a.m. Friday.

The reports says, “They reported that their teacher has been making inappropriate comments to them during class. They reported the teacher has also been touching them in a way they feel is wrong. The students said they already filled out statements of what happened and turned them in to the principal’s office. They all said they did not want to return to the teacher’s class because of these issues.”

The teacher is on paid administrative leave while the  allegations are investigated.

See the complete report here