DeSoto Parish sheriff’s detectives arrested Brandon Kent, 29, on Wednesday, October 18 on charges of simple burglary and theft. According to the sheriff’s office, Kent’s arrest is a result of an investigation into multiple thefts. Other charges could be added as the investigation continues.
Kent is a social studies teacher at Mansfield High School.
His arrest is not related to the arrest of former Mansfield Middle School teacher Jemartrius C. Mayweather.