(WIS-TV) A third grade teacher from Burke County is facing charges after he is accused of being part of an international child porn ring.

According to the Burke County Sheriff’s Office, investigators were contacted by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation after an elementary teacher was allegedly found to be part of a child pornography investigation.

Investigators say 54-year-old Michael Andrew Alexander, a 3rd grade teacher at Hildebran Elementary School, was connected to an international child pornography investigation coordinated by Europol.

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