CHELSEA, AL (WBRC)- A teacher at Chelsea High School has been arrested for having sexual contact with a student, Shelby County officials announced Friday.
John Martin Noles, 36, was arrested at his home in Hoover without incident around 12:30 p.m. Thursday, May 23.
The Shelby County Sheriff's Office has charged him with one count of a school employee having sexual contact with a student under the age of 19 years.
Noles was taken to the Shelby County Jail and later released after posting a $6,000 bond.
Noles is listed as a social studies teacher on the Chelsea High School website.
The Shelby County School Board issued the following statement through their spokesperson Cindy Warner: