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Teacher accused of sexual abuse turns down plea deal

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Jessica M. Boyers during a Jefferson County court appearance. Jessica M. Boyers during a Jefferson County court appearance.

LA GRANGE, KY (WAVE) - A trial date has been scheduled for a former Jefferson County teacher charged with having sex with a student. 

Louisville Metro police arrested Jessica Boyers on April 11 after she was found in her car with a 13 year old boy at a Buechel Park. Oldham County officials believe Boyers, 25, who taught at Highlands Middle School in Louisville, also had sexual encounters with a student there.

After she turned down a plea deal, a trial date for Boyers was scheduled for April 20, 2015.

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