Guilty! Kyle Keegan, New Underwood, South Dakota (arrested Oct 2012)

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    Kyle Keegan, 26, social studies teacher at New Underwood Junior High and High School [New Underwood School District], New Underwood, South Dakota, "charged with the fourth-degree rape of a victim between the ages of 13 and 15 and sexual contact with a child under 16"

    Email: kyle.keegan@k12.sd.us

    Rapid City Journal: New Underwood teacher accused of rape

    Kyle Keegan, 26, was arrested in Rapid City, according to a news release from the Pennington County Sheriff’s Office ... Keegan made his initial court appearance from the Pennington County Jail Friday morning. He is charged with the fourth-degree rape of a victim between the ages of 13 and 15 and sexual contact with a child under 16.

    KOTA Radio: Teacher Arrested For Rape

    26-year-old Kyle Keegan as arrested Thursday evening for 4th degree rape. The Pennington County Sheriff's office said in a release that a report was made in the early morning hours of October 11th. The alleged rape occurred in the early morning hours of October 6th.

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    Mitchell Republic: Plea near in New Underwood teacher rape case (Dec 12 2012)

    The media reports that Kyle Keegan's attorney, Tim Rensch, scheduled a change of plea hearing Tuesday with Circuit Judge Janine Kern. Keegan returns to court on Jan. 7 when he is expected to enter a plea. Pennington County Deputy State's Attorney Ryan Ryder confirmed that he and Rensch are in the process of "hammering out" a plea agreement.
     
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    Daily Republic: Ex-SD teacher pleads guilty to sex with student (Jan 22 2012)

    Kyle Keegan of Rapid City faces up to 15 years in prison when he is sentenced in March. The Rapid City Journal reports that he entered his guilty plea Tuesday on a charge of sexual contact with a child under 16. In exchange for the plea, prosecutors agreed to dismiss a fourth-degree rape charge.
     
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    Rapid City Journal: New Underwood teacher admits having sex with student (Jan 22 2013)

    With just a few words, a former New Underwood teacher confessed Tuesday to having sex with a student last October. “I had sexual intercourse with --,” Kyle Keegan admitted, using the 15-year-old girl’s initials in Circuit Judge Janine Kern’s courtroom ... Under the terms of the plea agreement negotiated by Keegan’s attorney, Tim Rensch, and Pennington County Deputy State’s Attorney Ryan Ryder, the fourth-degree rape charge, which carries a maximum penalty of 15 years in prison, was dismissed. Keegan, however, still faces a maximum penalty of 15 years in prison when he is sentenced March 11. According to Ryder, Keegan may have to serve 50 percent of his sentence before he is eligible for parole. He is also required to register as a sexual offender. Keegan has completed a psychological/sexual evaluation that is typically requested before sentencing, according to Rensch.
     
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    Rapid City Journal: Former teacher had sex with a student (Jan 22 2013)

    In exchange for Kyle Keegan's guilty plea to sexual contact with a child under 16, the prosecutor dismissed a fourth-degree rape charge ... Keegan, 26, of Rapid City faces up to 15 years in prison when he is sentenced in March.
     
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    KELO: Former Teacher Admits To Sex With Student (Jan 22 2013)

    Tuesday afternoon, [Kyle] Keegan walked into the Pennington County Courthouse and admitted to having sex with a 15-year-old girl. Keegan pleaded guilty to the offense of having sexual contact with a child under the age of 16 and agreed to pay restitution in the case. As part of a plea agreement, a fourth degree rape charge was dismissed. After pleading guilty, the former teacher told Judge Janine Kern that he had sexual intercourse with the girl on October 6, 2011, less than a week before he was arrested for the offense.
     
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    Rapid City Journal: Former New Underwood teacher sentenced for sleeping with a student (Mar 11 2013)

    Circuit Judge Janine Kern sentenced Kyle Keegan, 26, to seven years in prison, but suspended four years of the sentence Monday afternoon. Keegan must serve at least 18 months in prison ... Through a plea agreement he pleaded guilty to the sexual contact charge.

    Argus Leader: Former New Underwood teacher sentenced to prison in rape case (Mar 11 2013)

    KSFY: Former New Underwood teacher sentenced to prison in rape case (Mar 11 2013)

    Daily Republic: Former SD teacher sentenced to prison in rape case (Mar 11 2013)

    KDLT: Former SD Teacher Sentenced For Having Sex With Student (Mar 11 2013)

    Mitchell Republic: Former New Underwood teacher sentenced to prison in rape case (Mar 11 2013)
     
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