Phenix City teacher accused of sexual battery, turns self in

COLUMBUS, GA (WXTX) – Fox 54 has confirmed an area teacher turned himself in to the Columbus Police Department.

We're told an incident report was filed with the department last week on April 29.

After turning himself in Friday, Korey Abercrombie, 35, was charged with sexual battery -- a misdemeanor.

Abercrombie works in the English department at Central High School in Phenix City. No other details are known at this time.

Officials tell us Abercrombie is expected to appear in Recorder's Court on Monday, May 10th.