LeRoy Jr/Sr High School teacher arrested for grooming, indecent solicitation of minor

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LEROY, Ill. (WMBD) — LeRoy police arrested a LeRoy Jr/Sr High School science teacher who they say was grooming a minor.

33-year-old Brandon Reynolds was arrested Tuesday, Oct. 6, and charged with grooming, indecent solicitation of a minor, and obstruction of justice.

School officials confirmed Reynolds was placed on administrative leave and is investigating the allegations with local law enforcement and the Department of Children and Family Services.

Police said he’s being held at the McLean County Detention Center and is waiting on a bond hearing for the charges.

Those with information about the suspect or the case are being asked to contact Sgt. Nathan Wilkins at (309)-962-3310 or by emailing him at nwilkins@leroy.org.

An investigation into the incident is ongoing through the LeRoy Police Department.

This story will be updated.

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