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High school teacher arraigned on rape charges

Crystal Chappell (Source: Bullitt County Detention Center) Crystal Chappell (Source: Bullitt County Detention Center)
SHEPHERDSVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A high school teacher has faced a judge after she was arrested for rape over the weekend.

Crystal Chappell, 24, is charged with six counts of rape in the third degree for having sex with a student under the age of 18.

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Administrators at Bullitt Central contacted police after speaking with a fellow teacher.

Chappell admitted she was guilty of the charges. Shepherdsville police say the alleged incidents had been going on since June.

Calling her a danger to others, a judge set her bond at $25,000 and told her not to have contact with anyone under the age of 18.

Chappell has been suspended from teaching pending the investigation.

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