Former Madison County teacher indicted for alleged sex with student

Updated: Oct. 9, 2019 at 4:09 PM CDT
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HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAFF) - Former Madison County teacher Lyndsey Bates was indicted on Monday for allegedly having sex with a student.

Bates was indicted on five charges:

  1. 1-count: School employee engaging in sex act or deviant sexual intercourse with a student
  2. 1-count: School employee having sexual contact with a student under the age of 19 years
  3. 3-counts: School employee distributing obscene material to a student

Bates was arrested in April 2019 after resigning from Madison County High School where she was a teacher and volleyball coach. She bonded out of jail a day after the arrest.

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