The news of the arrest of Wellington band instructor Ben Olson came as quite a shock to many in the community Friday, March 8th.  Olson was charged with four counts of sexual exploitation of a child and one count of unlawful  sexual relations between a teacher and a student. His bond was set at $50,000.  He has since posted bond and is no longer at the Sumner County Jail.  His next court appearance is Thursday, March 21st, at 1:30 p.m.
Olson has been on leave from his position since November of last year when the alleged acts occurred.  Olson was named the Wellington High School