Holly Hatcher News – The first year teacher at Gallatin High School pictured below was charged with six counts of statutory rape involving a 17-year old male student.
Nashville news reports that police charged Holly Hatcher after she admitted having sex with an underage teen on six occasions in the last two months. The charge of statutory rape by an authority figure is a misdemeanor.
Nashville police started the investigation after getting information from the Gallatin Police Department and said the student drove to Hunter’s home for the sexual encounters.
The 25-year-old teacher was released on a $6,000 bond, and resigned from her teaching job with the Sumner County Schools after her arrest.
Here’s her mug shot:
A social studies and history teacher as well as a volleyball coach at Gallatin High School just outside Nashville, Hatcher was well liked by students and many were shocked by the charges.
The 5’10” teacher was a recent graduate from Trevecca Nazarene University in Nashville where she played softball. Holly Hatcher previously taught social studies at Mt. Juliet high school in the 2005-2006 school year.
Authorities in nearby Davidson County are also investigating. Sumner County may also file additional charges as their investigation continues.
And that’s the latest news on Gallatin, Tennessee teacher, Holly Hatcher.