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Upshur County Teacher Arrested on Sexual Assault Charges

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BUCKHANNON -

The Upshur County Sheriff's Department arrested a Buckhannon man Thursday on sexual assault charges.

Thomas Lamb, 49, of Buckhannon is charged with sexual assault in the third degree. The criminal complaint said a 15-year-old girl states Lamb had sexual intercourse with her.

Lamb is a teacher at Buckhannon Upshur Intermediate School, according to a news release from the Upshur County Sheriff's Department.

Lamb was arraigned before Upshur County Magistrate Michael Coffman, and bail was set at $100,000.

He remains in the Tygart Valley Regional Jail.

If convicted he will face up to five years in prison.