Former teacher facing 38 charges involving minor

Jessica Boyers
Jessica Boyers

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - New charges have been filed against a former Jefferson County Public School teacher.

Jessica Boyers, 24, who taught at Highland Middle School until she was accused of sexually assaulting a student in April, is now facing charges in Oldham County.

An Oldham County Grand Jury indicted Boyers on nearly 19 charges of unlawful transaction with a minor, 8 charges of 2nd degree rape and 11 charges of sexual abuse in the case.   

The victim in the case is believed to be 14 years old.

Boyers resigned from her position in JCPS after charges were filed in April.

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