Former Trumann Teacher Arrested
Danny Shane Akers, 39, of Harrisburg, was arrested by Trumann Police Department Feb. 12, 2013. According to court records Akers has been charged with Sexual Assault 1st Degree. Akers was a teacher at Trumann High School until abruptly resigning last year. He posted bond of $75000 and was released from Poinsett County Jail in Harrisburg. Lt. Lenny Becker was the arresting officer. Akers is set to appear in Circuit Court of Poinsett County March 25, 2013.