Teacher Arrested For Sex Crimes With Student

A teacher has been arrested after police say a student claimed the two were in a relationship.

28-year-old Benjamin Strickland, a teacher at Wayne School of Engineering was arrested by Goldsboro police and charged with one count of indecent liberties with a student.

According to police, Strickland was released on a $2,000 bond. Police say the case remains open and other allegations are being investigated.

Wayne School of Engineering is described on its website as an innovative high school.