A Henry County school teacher has been arrested for sending sexually explicit text messages to a 16-year-old juvenile. According to the Henry County Sheriff’s Office, on Thursday, Juy 11, 2019, they received information that 32-year-old Carlos Raphel Wade of 225 Falcon Road in Martinsville, a Fieldale-Collinsville Middle School teacher was sending the messages. They found a sexually explicit photograph had been sent by Wade to a juvenile while both were off of school property.

Wade was arrested on two counts of solicitation of a child through the use of a communication system. He has been jailed in the Henry County jail without bond. Wade resigned his position with the Henry County School System.