Pawtucket school officials are assuring parents their children are safe after a high school teacher was arrested on child pornography charges.
State Police say they arrested George Grimes of Warwick for allegedly putting pornographic photos in a shared online storage account. Grimes is an English Teacher at Shea High School.
Pawtucket school officials say Grimes has been placed on administrative leave until the charges are resolved, and they can determine whether internal disciplinary action is necessary.
State police have arrested an English teacher from Shea High School for allegedly possessing child pornography.
George Grimes is accused of uploading pornographic images of children to a shared, online storage account.
According to a statement from state police, the arrest follows an investigation and search of Grimes' Warwick residence.
The investigation was prompted by a complaint from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.