He was ordered held without bond until he sees his trial judge. He is not to have contact with the student or her family and is barred from using the Internet among other stipulations.
Substitute teacher Vernell Hicks of Pompano Beach, Florida was arrested on August 23 for allegedly performing oral sex on a 15-year-old boy he met at Crystal Lakes Middle School.
Hicks, 30, is charged with multiple felony counts of lewd and lascivious molestation, behavior and conduct on a victim 12 to 16 years of age. He is being held in lieu of $150,000 bond. He has been ordered not to access the internet or contact the victim or any other minors. It is unclear if he has acquired legal representation.