After a warrant was issued for his arrest, Mobile County Public School teacher Deandre Gerard Hill turned himself in to police.

Deandre Gerard Hill

Deandre Gerard Hill

Hill, 32, was charged with sexual contact with a student under the age of 19 and is currently being held at the Mobile Metro Jail.

According to school records, Hill is a language arts teacher for 7th and 8th grade students at Denton Middle School in Mobile.

Police say a warrant for Hill’s arrest was signed on Tuesday after a female student at a Mobile County middle school reported to school officials Hill had made statements of a sexual nature to her while she was in his classroom.

Mobile Police conducted an investigation in cooperation with the Child Advocacy Center after the warrant was issued.

Update: It’s now being reported Hill has resigned his position as a teacher for the Mobile County Public School System.

Update to the update: Mobile Police are now saying Hill remains employed with MCPSS.