Officials say a high school teacher accused of sexually abusing a child was arrested on Saturday.

A spokesperson for Northeast ISD said Adam Paul Eannarino was hired as a math teacher at Lee High School in Jan. 2011. He is now on administrative leave.

There are no details at this time on how Eannarino knew his victim or the victim's age.

Eannarino is now in the Brazos County Jail. He is charged with continuous sex abuse of a child.

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