Hobbs Substitute Teacher Arrested on Charges of Criminal Sexual Contact of a Minor

Hobbs Substitute Teacher Arrested on Charges of Criminal Sexual Contact of a Minor

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

HOBBS, N.M. – A Hobbs substitute teacher has been arrested following a report of possible inappropriate touching.

On Friday, Hobbs Municipal Schools staff notified Hobbs Police about the inappropriate touch of students by a Highland Junior High substitute teacher.

We're told investigators obtained an arrest warrant for 23-year-old Roy Tabor of Lovington and was later charged with four counts of criminal sexual contact of a minor.

Officials say Tabor was arrested without incident on Sunday and posted a $50,000 bond on Monday.

The investigation into this case is ongoing and officials are asking anyone with information to contact the Hobbs Police Department Criminal Investigation Division at (575) 397-9275.