THREE CHARGED WITH SEX CRIMES AGAINST STUDENTS WITH EMOTIONAL AND BEHAVIORAL DISABILITES Law enforcement found the three accused had roles in supervising the residential area of the school.
September 5, 2019
JEFFERSON, Md. (WDVM) – Three people from three different Maryland counties are accused of sexually abusing students at a school for students with emotional and behavioral disabilities.
Jermaine Thomas of Frederick, Ariel Eppard of Hagerstown and Wesley Dean of Montgomery Village face numerous charges, ranging from sexual abuse to child pornography. Officials allege the crimes took place both on and off The Jefferson School’s campus.
The Frederick County State’s Attorney’s Office says the incidents began in 2018 and continued through this year. Law enforcement found the three accused had