Authorities have arrested a 71-year-old Franklin County man man who assisted teachers at Red Bay school as a result of an abuse investigation.
James Lamar Horton, 71, was booked into the Franklin County Jail Wednesday after state agents served a warrant at his home.
Horton is charged with criminal surveillance, two counts of sexual abuse of a child under 12 and four counts of indecent exposure.
The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency says the allegations against Horton occurred at Red Bay School.
Horton's bond is set at $200,000.
WAAY 31 has reached out to Franklin County Schools, but a request for comment was not immediately returned.
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