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Former Northwest Rankin coach arrested for inappropriate contact with student

Cory Childress (Source: Flowood PD) Cory Childress (Source: Flowood PD)
FLOWOOD, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A former Northwest Rankin teacher and coach faces an exploitation of a minor charge.

Cory Childress is listed online as the 2013-2014 power-lifting coach and health teacher at Northwest Rankin.

Flowood Police Chief Johnny Dewitt confirms Northwest Rankin High School alerted authorities to possible inappropriate contact between a teacher and student.

WLBT has learned Childress is accused of contacting female students through electronic devices.

The Flowood Police Department has seized several electronic devices and sent them to the Attorney General’s Office - Cyber Crime Unit for Forensics Analysis. 

The 24-year-old waived his preliminary hearing and was given a $100,000 bond in Flowood Municipal Court.

Childress is in the Rankin County jail awaiting the action of the Rankin County grand jury. 

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