(Sandusky, Ohio) In September 2010, 35-year-old teacher formerly at Perkins High School, April Seville, pleaded guilty to two counts of sexual battery stemming from a sexual relationship with a student.
In accordance with the plea agreement, six counts of sexual battery were dismissed.
Yesterday in Erie County Common Pleas Court, Judge Roger E. Binette sentenced Seville to two concurrent three-year stretches in prison.
Ohio Teacher Accused of Sex with Student
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(Sandusky, Ohio) A 35-year-old English teacher at Perkins High School, April E. Seville, has been accused of engaging in a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old male sophomore student.
Seville has been charged with sexual battery.
Seville admitted to police in interviews this past weekend that she engaged in sexual contact with the student, Perkins police Lt. Det. Al Matthews said.Seville was booked into custody with bond set at $10,000.
The alleged relationship began last year. Seville was the boy's teacher, Matthews said.
The relationship came to the attention of school officials and police on Friday, after classes were dismissed. Someone saw Seville and the student kissing in a classroom, police said.
Seville is estranged from her husband, Charlton Seville, Matthews said.
Tuesday afternoon, however, Charlton cried in Sandusky Municipal Court when his wife appeared on a courtroom television screen streamed live from Erie County jail.