Tempe middle school aide arrested for alleged child sex crimes

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George Person, 28, arrested George Person, 28, arrested

Tempe police say they have arrested 28-year-old George Person on several counts of sex misconduct with a child.

Person is an instructional aide at the Gililland Middle School and has been working there for the past six years, according to Sgt. Michael Pooley.

He was arrested Friday evening after a concerned parent said Person was having inappropriate conversations with their child over the internet, said Pooley.

Person is charged with three counts of sexual misconduct with a minor, one count of child molestation, one count of sex abuse and four counts of furnishing harmful items to minors.

The investigation is still ongoing.

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