Teacher & Firefighter Make Initial Court Appearance

By localmemphis.com

Published 02/10 2014 03:03PM

Updated 02/10 2014 07:03PM

Michael Lewis
Michael Lewis
MEMPHIS, TN (localmemphis.com) - A Bolton High teacher and his firefighter roommate are formally charged with having sex with teenage girls.

Michael Lewis and Bryan Wilson were both arraigned on statutory rape charges Monday in court.

A 17-year-old girl told investigators she had sex with Lewis, a teacher at Bolton, in his classroom and at his house.

Lewis is now on leave.

Another 17-year-old girl claimed she had sex with Wilson, a Memphis firefighter.

He has been relieved of duty pending the outcome of the investigation.

Both are scheduled to be back in court in two weeks.

They are both out on bond.

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