CATAWBA COUNTY, NC (WBTV)- A middle school teacher in Catawba County has been suspended and banned from school grounds after deputies say he was charged filming two students at school.
According to Catawba County Sheriff Coy Reid, 50-year-old Scott William Grantham, of Hickory, was arrested on Friday for two counts of felony secret peeping.
Grantham is an English as Second Language teacher at Arndt Middle School.
During an on-camera interview on Monday, Catawba County Sheriff Coy Reid told WBTV that Grantham was busted videoing down the shirts of female students.
"In this case, he took a video camera and videoed down the blouse of two female students there at Arndt Middle School," Reid said.
Catawba County Schools Superintendent, Dr. Dan Brigman, suspended Grantham with pay - pending the outcome of the investigation.