Kentucky Coach Completes Sentence in Student Sex Case - Update
As a result, Elfers was sentenced to one year in prison for having sexual contact with a 13-year-old boy.
In April 2014, Elfers was released after serving only 7 months of her one year sentence. No explanation was reported.
It was the misdemeanor that carried a mandatory requirement that she register as a sex offender even though the agreement between her and prosecutors would not require that.As a result, case closed.
Wednesday the “distribution” charge was changed to disorderly conduct. That charge is also a misdemeanor but does not carry the mandate to register as a sex offender.
Kentucky Coach Accused of Sex with Student
[Previous 1/20/13 post]
(Falmouth, Kentucky) A 21-year-old volleyball coach with the Pendleton County School District, Cassandra Rose Elfers, has been accused of engaging in sex with a student.
Elfers faces a charge of first-degree sexual abuse.
School Superintendent Anthony Strong said his district became aware Sunday of rumors that a part-time coach may have been involved in an inappropriate relationship with a student. He said the district took immediate actions to make sure the coach had no further contact with the student.Elfers was booked into custody at the Kenton County Jail with bond set at $2,500.
The district also forwarded the information to law enforcement authorities. Kentucky State Police at the Dry Ridge Post was handling in the investigation but no trooper was available Friday night to comment.