34 year old Jennifer Marie Morton had worked at the school for approximately three weeks, prior to being terminated.
Albertville High School Principal Paul McAbee, informed the Sand Mountain Reporter – that the termination was due to poor job performance, and that administrators had no prior knowledge of the allegations that she’d had inappropriate contact with a student.
Morton has been charged with sexual misconduct, which is a misdemeanor.
She was booked into the Albertville City Jail and later released on a $5,000 bond; she has a court date of May 21st in that case.
(Sand Mountain Reporter)