DOTHAN, Ala.-- A Dothan Police Officer has been arrested for sex crimes.
The Dothan Police Department will officially announce this via their Facebook Page.
The officer is Adrian Folmar. Folmar was a student resource officer in a school in the Dothan City Schools System.
The officer is charged with two counts of engaging in a sex act with a student under the age of 19-years-old.
Student resource officers are held accountable under this law that mainly applies to educators.
We know this because this officer is the second in the department to face this charge.
The first --- Lanice Bonds --- who is currently serving a ten year sentence in an Alabama prison.
This is the official release from Dothan Police:
"On December 6th 2017 Dothan Police Investigators became aware of allegations of inappropriate behavior between an School Resource Officer and a student.
An investigation ensued and following interviews, it was determined that Dothan Police Officer Adrian Folmar had an inappropriate relationship with a seventeen year old student. Officer Folmar was arrested and charged with two counts of “School Employee Engaging in a Sex Act with a Student Under the age of 19 Years Old”. The bond was set at $60,000.00.
All persons are innocent until proven guilty."