The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office said on Wednesday that Ruley was booked Monday, Oct. 20 just after 10:30 a.m. They say she is still in jail at the Wayne County Detention Center.
The GBI Kingsland Bureau is handling the investigation.
Wayne County High School Principal Bo Adams released this statement:
“Wayne County High School administration received information of an alleged possible inappropriate relationship between a student of WCHS and a teacher at WCHS; In accordance with local and state protocol, an investigation must be conducted within 24 hours. I immediately launched an investigation into the matter and reported this information to the superintendent of Wayne County Schools and to the proper authorities. Upon further investigation, I removed the teacher from the classroom, and she submitted a resignation pending Board approval. The investigation has now been turned over to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.”