29-year-old Ethan Grose is a teacher at West Rowan Middle School in Rowan County, NC.

On December 23, 2019 Ethan was arrested on allegations of exchanging sexually explicit pictures with a student at the middle school.

The student was receiving and sending inappropriate messages with Ethan through social media apps since early December 2019. The student's family discovered the messages between the two and reported it.

Authorities say Ethan confessed to having the inappropriate conversations with the student, and exchanging pornographic images.

Ethan was charged with indecent liberties with a minor.