Adams 14 school board member arrested for attempted sex assault

9NEWS at 9 p.m. 9/9/16.

AURORA - An Adams County School District 14 board member has been arrested for attempted child sexual assault and internet luring of a child.

Robert Vashaw, 50, was taken into custody at 11:20 a.m. on Friday following an internet investigation. 

Police say no children from the Adams County 14 School District were involved.

The Adams 14 School district released the following statement on the incident:

We have been made aware of some allegations brought forward involving a board member. However, we do not have any details on the situation. We are allowing the appropriate law enforcement agency to handle this matter.

We recognize there are allegations and as such, we will not speculate as to the facts of the situation. We respect the responsibilities of law enforcement to handle this matter and suggest that any questions on this be directed to the Aurora Police Department.

Vashaw is being held in jail without bond until he can see a judge.

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