Homeschool teacher in Rogers arrested for sexual assault

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ROGERS, Ark. (KNWA) — A Rogers woman who was a homeschool teacher was arrested Wednesday, October 30, for sexual assault.

Alisa Andrews, 50, of Rogers, was arrested for sexual assault in the first degree.

Rogers police began an investigation in September after a complaint.

The student attended a home school program at a church, where Andrews taught Biology.

Andrews is also the Director of Stage One Entertainment, and according to police, the student did dance there.

The girl told police during an interview that she was having a sexual relationship with Andrews, according to the affidavit.

The relationship began in March 2019, according to the student.

Andrews was being held Wednesday in the Benton County Jail on a $25,000 bond.

Prosecutors have not filed formal charges against her at this time.

Andrews is due December 9, in Benton County Circuit Court.

In Arkansas, Class A felonies are punishable by up to 30 years in prison and a $15,000 fine.

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