LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A teacher at Fern Creek High School was arrested Saturday morning, charged with sexual abuse.

According to an arrest report, Samuel Barrett touched the victim's private areas and placed her hands on his private areas.

The victim, according to police, is a student in Barrett's freshman class at Fern Creek.

JCPS says Barrett will be reassigned on non-instructional duties outside of Fern Creek High School pending the outcome of the investigation.

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