Perry Revels, 44, was arrested without incident Tuesday, three days before classes began, and charged with felony indecent liberties with a child and felony second degree sex offense of a child. He was jailed under $20,000 bond.
According to investigators, the two girls are aged 15 and 16 and live in Lumberton. They are in no way connected to SPES. He is reportedly a long-time friend of the girls' family.
The parents reported the alleged assaults on August 4, after being informed by the girls that they occurred in May and again this month.
Mr. Revels, who has worked at SPES without incident for several years, has no prior criminal history.