Former Belleville high school teacher charged in student sex case
Ryan Endsley, 37, has been charged with one count of Criminal Sexual Assault for allegedly having sex with a 17-year-old student. Endsley is a former teacher at Belleville West High School. By KMOV Web Producer
By Bryce Moore
Belleville, Illinois (KMOV.com) – A former Belleville West teacher is facing charges of having sex with a student.
Ryan Endsley, 37, of Shiloh was accompanied by his attorney when he arrived at the Belleville Police Department on Friday morning to surrender to authorities.
Endsley has been charged with one count of Criminal Sexual Assault, a Class 1 Felony. Bond was set at $250,000.
The investigation started when officials with the Belleville Township High School 201 told juvenile authorities about a tip they received.
Detectives were able to identify a victim that told police she had sex with Endsley when she was 17 years old. Police do not believe the incident happened at Belleville West High School.
Belleville Police urge parents to talk to their children about Endsley. Parents can contact the Belleville Police Department 618-234-1212 if they learn there is any inappropriate contact between Endsley and their child.