Springfield IL – The Lanphier teacher
accused of having a sexual relationship with two students appears in court
36 year old Jennifer Tyree is accused of
sexual misconduct with a 17 year old student. Tyree has been moved to unpaid administrative
leave for her arrest on criminal sexual assault charges.
State's Attorney, John
Milhiser requested a week long continuance so the second student's allegations against
Tyree can be investigated. ""If there is additional information that the public has then they
need to come forward and contact the Springfield
police department. This is a serious case and will be dealt wit appropriately. So
far we have one charge and if the investigation uncovers additional evidence
that occurred here in Sangamon
County then additional
charges could be filed."
Tyree's next court appearance is scheduled for
November 29th at 9am.