Teacher accused of inappropriately touching student is indicted

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – A former teacher at the center of a $750,000 settlement for inappropriately touching a student has been indicted.

Kenneth Jehle allegedly touched a Taft Middle School student and made her watch him touch himself at his Albuquerque home.

Albuquerque Public Schools fired Jehle but the student’s parents filed a lawsuit against him and APS.

He’s been charged with ten criminal counts including possessing or manufacturing child pornography. He’s scheduled to be arraigned next Friday.

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