Rachelle A. Keator is an elementary school teacher in Davenport, New York who has been arrested and charged with statutory rape for allegedly having sex with a 16-year-old male student.

Rachelle A. Keator

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The 25-year-old Rachelle A. Keator (photo above) is a fourth grade teacher at Charlotte Valley Central School in Davenport, New York which is located in Delaware Country.

According to The Daily Star, quoting from official police sources, the alleged victim is a 16-year-old male student and the alleged incident took place in a vehicle in Maryland, New York in Otsego County which is approximately 25 miles north of Davenport.

Rachelle A. Keator was arrested for the alleged incident. She was charged with two felonies; third-degree rape — involving a victim younger than 17 and a perpetrator older than 21 — as well as third-degree criminal sexual act. She was also charged with endangering the welfare of a child, a misdemeanor. After her arraignment in court in Otsego County she was released on bail.

The Daily Star also quotes a statement from the Charlotte Valley Central School superintendent confirming that Keator is on leave “pending the outcome of the investigation.

As for additional details of Rachelle A. Keator’s bio and professional background, publicly available sources on the Internet reveal that she is a graduate of St. John Fisher College and Touro College, receiving a master’s degree from the latter. A listing on the official school Web site confirms her employment at Charlotte Valley Central School as a fourth-grade teacher. Prior to getting married in July, 2013 she she was known as Rachelle Anne Carinci.

Check back for updates on this developing story.

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