Instructor at Ben Franklin career center arrested on charges of sexual abuse
Lewis Logan, 40, was arrested by Hurricane Police Department on Monday on charges of sexual abuse by a parent or guardian and incest, authorities confirmed today.
He is lodged in Western Regional Jail with bail set at $150,000 in cash.
Logan is a diesel technology instructor at Ben Franklin Career and Technical Education Center, according to a news item posted on the WCHS-TV web site.
A woman who answered the telephone at the school said questions should be directed to Principal Paula Potter, who was out of the office. Lewis Logan is listed under faculty on the school website.
The Daily Mail contacted Potter by email and asked if the arrest stemmed from an incident at the school. Potter responded, "This is a personnel issue. I am not at liberty to discus this issue. You may want to contact Mr. Logan. Thanks."