CLOVIS, Calif. – A foreign language teacher at Clovis East High School was arrested on Wednesday for sexual misconduct with at least one student.
The investigation into allegations made by a 14 to 15-year-old student to staff led to the arrest of 50-year-old Kenneth Lee. The school said that Mr. Lee was placed on administrative leave as a result of the allegations. According to news release, inappropriate touching occurred at least once in Mr. Lee’s classroom. Two additional female students have come forward since the arrest also stating that they were victims of sexual misconduct.
Lee has been charged with lewd and lascivious acts with a 14 or 15-year-old and annoying/molesting a minor. He remains at the Fresno County Jail on Thursday.
Anyone with information that they feel may be pertinent to the case is urged to contact Detective Ryan Swank at 559-324-3425.
This article was written by a staff member of the 24/7 Headline News Organization