High School Band Director Allegedly Found Hiding in Teen Girl's Closet

High School Band Director Allegedly Found Hiding in Teen Girl's Closet
Jeremy Conner
Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office

04/15/2016 AT 04:15 PM EDT

A Louisiana high school band director was arrested on Wednesday for allegedly hiding in a 16-year-old girl's closet, PEOPLE confirms.

Jeremy Conner, 30, of Baton Rouge, has been charged with indecent behavior with a juvenile, according to a statement from investigators in the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office.

The arrest caps an investigation authorities say began back on April 8, after the teen girl told police Conner had allegedly been communicating with her since last year.

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"Conner admitted to sending inappropriate text messages to the juvenile on various occasions," the police statement reads.

Conner is being held at the Ascension Parish Jail without bond. Police say additional charges could be forthcoming.

It was unclear Friday whether Conner has an attorney.
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