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Kristy Risell, ex-teacher, gets house arrest for relationship with Daniel Boone student

By Kevin Fitzsimmons, Web Producer
Published On: Jul 11 2013 03:26:36 PM CDT
Updated On: Jul 11 2013 05:16:43 PM CDT

A former teacher in the Daniel Boone Area School District has admitted to having a sexual relationship with a student.

READING, Pa. -

A former teacher in the Daniel Boone Area School District has admitted to having a sexual relationship with a student.

Kristy Risell was sentenced to three months' house arrest and five years' probation after pleading guilty.

Risell was a 9th grade English teacher when she had a relationship with a 15-year-old boy between January and April of last year, authorities said. She surrendered to authorities in September.