SHOCK: North Carolina teacher on trial for more than 100 counts of molesting students

By Bruce Edward Walker on Friday, July 11th, 2014 in Abuse

IREDELL COUNTY, N.C. – The trial of John Thomas Patterson – a retired fourth-grade teacher facing 110 charges of sex crimes against students – dredged up disturbing testimony from former students who claim he molested them. Patterson retired from teaching at Mt. Mourne Elementary School in Iredell County, N.C., in 1987.