BARCO, NC -- A Currituck County High School teacher was indicted by a grand jury Tuesday on a charge of felony sex with a student.
Kimberly Lynne Umphlett, 24, of Kill Devil Hills, turned herself in to authorities Tuesday evening.
Currituck County Sheriff Susan Johnson said deputies began investigating the case in mid-May.
Johnson said Umphlett began inappropriate sexual contact with the student as early as April.
Bond was set at $5,000.
Umphlett no longer is employed with the Currituck County school system.