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Elementary School Principal Indicted on Federal Charges in Child Sex Case

John McGill, suspended as principal at Mt. Carmel Elementary in Douglas County, was arrested in March, accused of seeking sex with a minor.

John McGill. DeKalb County Jail mugshot
John McGill. DeKalb County Jail mugshot

John McGill, the Douglas County elementary school principal arrested in a child sex sting earlier this year, has been indicted by a federal grand jury.

McGill, suspended as principal at Mt. Carmel Elementary, has been charged with attempting to have sex with a minor.

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported a federal warrant was issued Tuesday for McGill’s arrest.

McGill was arrested along with 13 others during a GBI sting in March. He allegedly replied to a Cragslist posting by an undercover agent to meet a 13-year-old girl for sex in DeKalb County, where he was arrested.

McGill was suspended by the Douglas County School Board, which has since hired a new principal.

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electric123 May 10, 2014 at 05:08 AM
This is so disgusting, a educator, who in their right mind get their jollies off kids?
Octo Slash May 10, 2014 at 06:19 AM
Start grabbing these perverts when they're busted, hold them down, and cut their nuts off right then and there, and this stuff would stop.
Elizabeth Elizabeth May 10, 2014 at 06:35 PM
He should not be allowed in the company of children ever again.

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