Karen Dylan Holt is a former high school substitute teacher in Alabama who has been arrested and charged with rape and sodomy for alleged sex with a 15-year-old male student.

Karen Dylan Holt

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The 35-year-old Karen Dylan Holt (mugshot photo above) was a substitute teacher at Clements High School in limestone County, Alabama.

According to WAFF, quoting an official source, the parents of the alleged victim notified the Limestone County Sheriff’s Office after suspecting inappropriate contact with Holt.

According to the Sheriff’s Office, the 15-year-old alleged victim met Holt at the school; she was his substitute teacher for four days. Holt later met up with him at a local store and thereafter began communicating with him. It is alleged that the sexual contact did not take place while school was in session.

WAFF goes on to quote Sheriff Mike Blakely who said that after Holt and the alleged victim “started Facebooking, both parties apparently sent some sexually-explicit photos to each other. He went on to explain that the boy’s parents “got suspicious when the lady had gone to the 15-year-old’s neighborhood and met him behind the neighbor’s house, that was unoccupied.” It is there and then that officials allege that the sexual activity took place.

Prior to reporting Holt to the police, the boy’s mother allegedly went online and impersonated her son on Facebook in an interaction with Holt and then revealed to her who she was.

Karen Dylan Holt was arrested and booked into the Limestone County Jail and charged with second degree degree rape, sodomy and second degree sexual abuse. She was released on $40,000 bail.

No additional details on Karen Dylan Holt’s bio and professional background were reported According to The Decatur Daily Limestone County superintendent Thomas Sisk confirmed that Holt had been removed from the list of substitute teachers at the high school.

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