Greenback teacher accused of soliciting minor for sex makes court appearance
MARYVILLE (WATE) - The Greenback School teacher accused of using Facebook to solicit a minor for sex was back in a Blount County courtroom Friday.
Angela Masingo is facing felony child sex charges including solicitation of aggravated statutory rape and solicitation of sexual exploitation of a minor.
Masingo waived her right to a preliminary hearing Friday morning and her case will now be presented to a grand jury.
Blount and Loudon County sheriff's deputies say Masingo sent inappropriate Facebook messages to a student at another school.
Deputies also say she used a cell phone to show the teen explicit material.
Masingo is on suspension without pay from Greenback School.