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Lexington teacher accused of kidnapping appears in court

November 2007, the star Herald reported Kelsey Peterson appeared in a California Federal Court after being held in Mexico on charges.  The math teacher transported her 13 year old student across state lines and out of the country in attempt to hide and escape from charges stemming from the sexual relationship between herself and the...
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DA: Lexington teacher arrested

The Star Herald reported about the math teacher and her 13 year old student who fled together to Mexico to escape the police investigation into allegations of their sexual relationship.  Kelsey was arrested at the border and the child was placed in the custody of relatives in Mexico until he is able to return to...
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Teacher held in teen’s abduction

A middle school math teacher from Lexington, Nebraska faced charges of kidnapping, child abuse, and contributing to the delinquency of a minor after transporting a 13 year old student across the border into Mexico.  A police investigation found correspondence between the teacher and student acknowledging their sexual relationship.  To read more about Kelsey Peterson, utilize...
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