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Black Collar Crime: Christian School Teacher Stephen Ward Tries to Seduce Minor Girl

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Stephen Ward, a gym teacher at Stetson Baptist Christian School in DeLand, Florida, was arrested Saturday on charges of using a computer to lure a child and unlawful use of a two-way communication device.  The school is a ministry of Stetson Baptist Church.  The victim is a fourteen-year-old girl.

The New York Post reports that Ward has been placed on administrative leave.