COBB COUNTY, Ga. – A Cobb County Elementary School employee has been arrested and is accused of eavesdropping on students by placing cameras in bathrooms.
Documents filed in Cobb County State Trial Court, Justin C. Julian is accused of placing a camera in a bathroom at Blackwell Elementary School and staring at two 10-year-old students and an 8-year-old student using a urinal.
Court documents say a student was “distraught” and informed a teacher.
The warrant, issued on January 28, charged Julian with three counts of eavesdropping and one count of first-degree child cruelty.
A spokesperson for the Cobb County School District released a statement regarding the incident:
“As soon as the administration discovered the problem, they immediately reported it to the police and are cooperating fully with the investigation. The allegations against a school employee are heinous, completely unacceptable and violate our employee code of conduct The employee has been arrested, and all applicable laws and district policies will be strictly enforced in every way possible.We ask the community to continue to join us in ensuring our schools are safe by reporting any concerns. security to the District Tipline by call, SMS or e-mail.
FOX 5 Atlanta is working to learn more about where Julian was arrested and where he stood at the school.
Blackwell Elementary School is located off Canton Road north of Marietta under the direction of Principal Missy Shackelford.
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