Colby Fronterhouse, an assistant principal at Nixa Junior High School, has been arrested on an allegation of possession of child pornography.
He was arrested Tuesday by the Greene County Sheriff’s Office and he is currently in the Greene County Jail on a charge of Possession of Child Pornography – 1st Offense. He is scheduled to appear before a judge Wednesday afternoon.
The Nixa School District has sent parents the following notice:
We learned overnight that Colby Fronterhouse, an assistant principal at Nixa Junior High, was arrested on allegations of possession of child pornography.
We take any inappropriate conduct extremely seriously, so when we found out about these allegations, the district immediately placed Mr. Fronterhouse on administrative leave and will continue to follow board policy and procedure when addressing this situation.
The district will be working with the appropriate authorities as they conduct their investigation and will cooperate fully with anything they need.