LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY)– A former math teacher at Acadiana High was arrested earlier today for felony carnal knowledge of a juvenile, authorities said.
A spokesperson with the Lafayette Sheriff’s Department said Matthew Reon was arrested at 7:42 a.m. on August 9, 2016.
Reon had an outstanding warrant which was signed by Judge Thomas Duplantier on August 8.
He is currently being held in the Lafayette Parish Corrections Center on a $25,000 bond.
It is unclear is Reon has an attorney at this time.
When we reached out to LPSS a spokesperson said Reon had resigned from his teaching position last Tuesday, August 2.
The school system added that it is fully cooperating with law enforcement agencies.