Bond for a Morehouse Parish teacher accused of having sex with a juvenile was set at $10,000 on Thursday. Conditions of bail for Mary Catherine Petrus, 22, a teacher at Beekman Charter School in Morehouse, include having no contact with the victim or the victim’s family and not returning to the school. Morehouse Parish Sheriff Mike Tubbs said the school asked the Morehouse Parish Sheriff's Office to start an investigation on Friday, March 18. According to an affidavit and warrant, a juvenile over the age of 13, but less than 17, was interviewed by MPSO deputies on March 19. The juvenile told deputies he and the suspect had engaged in sexual intercourse. The suspect was questioned on March 21 by deputies and reportedly said she had engaged in consensual sex with the juvenile according to arrest records. Petrus was charged with one count of carnal knowledge of juvenile.