LAKELAND, Fla. -- Curtis Leonard Jiles, the 30-year-old teacher's aide at Tenoroc High School in Lakeland accused of paying male students for sex, turned himself in at the Polk County Jail around midnight Saturday night.
Polk County detectives who responded to the jail to interview him say he requested a lawyer.
Jiles' first court appearance was Sunday morning at 8:30 a.m. at the Central County Jail in Bartow.
He has been charged with 2 counts Sexual Battery By Person In Custodial Authority; 1 count Unlawful Sexual Activity With Certain Minors; 2 counts Procuring Minor For Prostitution; 2 counts Attempted Procuring Minor For Prostitution; and 1 count Soliciting Minor For Prostitution.
Teacher's aide accused of having sex with students still on the run
Teacher's aide accused of hiring students for sex