Anthony Crowder, Richmond, Virginia (arrested Nov 2013)

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    Anthony Crowder, 40, earth science teacher at Mills E. Godwin High School, Henrico County Public Schools, Richmond, Virginia, "aggravated sexual battery"
    Unless there are some really aggravating circumstances here, this case is simply absurd: The guy was only 12 when the alleged crimes ("essentially inappropriate touching") happened, and now they're arresting him 27 years later?

    WTVR: Henrico teacher arrested leaving school (Nov 12 2013)

    A grand jury indicted the 40-year-old [Anthony Crowder] earlier in the day for two counts of aggravated sexual battery for a case dating back 27 years ... Stone explains that aggravated sexual battery is essentially inappropriate touching. The indictment against Crowder said the battery happened for a period of two years from the summer of 1986-88. And at the time the victim was younger than thirteen.

    Anthony Crowder, Richmond, Virginia, Mills E. Godwin High School, Henrico County Public Schools
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    Times-Dispatch: Godwin science teacher arraigned on sex charges in Henrico (Nov 13 2013)

    A science teacher at Mills E. Godwin High School was arraigned in Henrico County Circuit Court this morning on two counts of aggravated sexual battery that authorities said occurred nearly three decades ago when the accused and the victim were juveniles. Anthony Crowder, 40, who listed his residence as Essex County, was arrested at the western Henrico school Tuesday after being indicted by a grand jury. The two offenses for which Crowder was charged occurred between June 1, 1986 and July 13, 1988, according to the indictment. He was 12 in 1986; the victim was 13 or younger.
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    NBC 12: Godwin teacher suspended without pay for alleged sex crimes (Nov 13 2013)

    It's a crime that allegedly happened 27 years ago, but a Henrico teacher has just now been arrested for it. 40-year-old Anthony Crowder was suspended without pay from Godwin High School. He remains in jail with two counts of aggravated sexual battery involving a child under 13 years old ... Police say the case involves boys in Crowder's family and it happened in Henrico but will not give any other details - including the alleged victims' ages. The reason as to why this case is just now coming to light has not been released.
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    WTVR: Godwin teacher remains jailed following arrest (Nov 13 2013)

    A Mills Godwin High School teacher arrested after school Tuesday appeared in Henrico County Court Wednesday morning. Anthony Crowder, 40, was arraigned after being charged with two counts of sexual battery ... The crimes Crowder is accused of committing took place between 1987 and 1989, according to Lt. Toney. Crowder would have been between 14 and 16 years old at the time. The charges indicate his accusers were under the age of 13 when the alleged crimes took place. Crowder’s alleged victims were other boys in his family, according to police. “No other details will be released at this time,” Lt. Toney wrote in an email.
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    Times-Dispatch: Godwin teacher held without bond on sexual battery charges: Charges against man involve alleged assaults in 1980s (Nov 14 2013)

    Anthony M. Crowder, 40, looked sheepishly toward family members in a Henrico Circuit courtroom Wednesday morning where he was arraigned on grand jury charges alleging he sexually assaulted someone under 13 years of age on at least two instances between June 1986 and July 1988. Crowder, who was 12 when the alleged assaults began, is scheduled for a hearing Friday that could reveal more details of the case. The victim, identified only by initials in indictments issued Monday by a grand jury, is a male, according to investigators.
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    WWBT: Henrico teacher charged with sexual battery in court (Nov 15 2013)

    40-year-old Anthony Crowder, a teacher at Godwin Mills High School, was arrested earlier this month and charged with two counts of aggravated sexual battery of a child. Police say the alleged crime happened between 1987 and 1989 ...
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    WAVE 3: Henrico teacher confesses to molesting children (Nov 15 2013)

    [Prosecutors] say 40-year-old Anthony Crowder confessed to molesting a child when Crowder was about 12 or 13 years old. Crowder now faces two counts of aggravated sexual battery from that case. Prosecutors also say Crowder confessed to molesting a 14-year-old in another county around 11 years ago. No details are yet being released in that case and, so far, no charges have been filed.

    WBTV: Henrico teacher confesses to molesting children (Nov 15 2013)