Asheville Teacher Charged
Updated: Monday, January 21 2013, 09:12 AM EST
An Asheville elementary school teacher has been arrested and charged with the sexual assault of a child.
Aaron Cook is a 2nd grade teacher at Vance Elementary.
He is charged with 2 counts of taking indecent liberties with a child.
City schools spokesman Charlie Glazener says the alleged assault did not take place on school property, and the alleged victim is not a student.
He says Cook has been suspended with pay during the investigation.
Cook is being held in the Buncombe County Detention Center under a $50,000 bond.