December 6, 2006
The Charlottesville School Board has accepted the resignation of a teacher accused of sexual abuse of a child. Jonathan Spivey's resignation will go into effect on December 21st.
He has been charged with seven counts of propositioning a child and sexually abusing a child.
Spivey was scheduled to appear in court on Tuesday, but did not show up. His attorney says Spivey is a psychiatric resident at Martha Jefferson Hospital. The attorney did not say how long Spivey has been hospitalized