Kayla Skagg, a high school special needs teacher in Indiana, has been arrested and charged with child seduction, a felony, for alleged inappropriate behavior with a 17-year-old male student.

Kayla Skaggs

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The 24-year-old Kayla Skaggs (mugshot above) was a special needs teacher at Logansport High School in Logansport, Indiana which is in the northern part of the state.

According to the Pharos Tribune quoting official sources, the Logansport Police Department and the administration of Logansport High School investigated allegations of a female teacher’s inappropriate behavior with a 17-year-old male student.

information on how authorities first learned of the alleged behavior was not revealed, although the report goes on to note that on probable cause the Logansport Police arrested Skaggs on a Class D felony charge of child seduction. She was booked into the Cass County Jail and released on a $1,000 cash bond.

Details on Kayla Skaggs’ bio and professional background were not released. She is listed on the school’s official Web site as a special needs teacher and the Pharos Tribute reports that she was a first year teacher and that she is no longer an employee of the Logansport Community Schools, as per confirmation from the superintendent.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.