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New details in investigation into Richwoods High School teacher

PEORIA - There are new details in the investigation of a Peoria Public Schools teacher. 

WMBD/WYZZ has obtained a heavily redacted criminal report from the Peoria Police Department about a known suspect. The subject of the report is Richwoods High School teacher Phillip Earhart. 

The case summary refers to a relationship between a teacher and a student. It also references a previous complaint about a "meal together at an area restaurant." 

Earhart was placed on administrative leave January 25. Peoria Police says this is an ongoing investigation. 


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