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Accused Vina teacher suspended with pay

Investigators say Tibbs confessed to having sex with a 17-year-old student. Investigators say Tibbs confessed to having sex with a 17-year-old student.
FRANKLIN COUNTY, AL (WAFF) -

A Vina physical education teacher accused of having sex with a 17-year-old student has been suspended with pay.

The Franklin County Schools superintendent confirmed Monday that Sonny Tibbs has been placed on suspension with pay, pending the outcome of a Sheriff's Department investigation.

Investigators say Tibbs confessed to the crime.

He faces three counts of a school employee having sexual intercourse with a student.

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