Former Jefferson Parish Art Teacher Booked With Prohibitive Sexual Conduct

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Former John Ehret High School Rene Pierre is behind bars and charged with prohibitive sexual conduct according to the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office.

According to deputies, Pierre disrobed in front of a 17-year-old student and asked the student to sketch his body.

Deputies also say Pierre showed the student pornographic images on a school computer and tried to coax him into a back room for sex.

The sheriff’s office is urging any parents whose children may have had similar contact with Pierre to call investigators at 504-364-5300.