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HANCOCK CO., Miss. A 31-year-old former special education teacher in Hancock Co., Miss., was arrested and charged with sexual battery of a child victim.

Leslie Danielle DeWitt was booked with three counts for actions authorities believe happened when she was a position of trust of a victim who was 16 at the time. DeWitt is a former educator and coach a various schools along the Gulf Coast, but was arrested in Hancock Co., because that's where the actions took place.

The Hancock County Sheriff's Office is urging anyone with information to contact the Criminal Investigation Division at 228-466-6019.

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