Ashleigh Landry was booked with carnal knowledge of a youth.
LAFOURCHE PARISH, La. – A former middle school principal was arrested for allegedly having sex with a teenager.
According to the Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s office, 44-year-old Ashleigh Landry was the headmistress of Lockport Middle School when she had sex with a teenager.
She was recently released from the position.
The investigation began when police were made aware of inappropriate sexual text messages exchanged between Landry and the boy.
Police say Landry confessed to having sex with the teen when he was questioned by police.
Landry was booked with carnal knowledge of a youth. She has since been released after putting $ 25,000 on bail.
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