A former Tishomingo teacher found guilty of lewd acts with a child was sentenced to six years on Wednesday afternoon.
Shelley Duncan, a former Tishomingo High School teacher and cheer coach, was arrested and charged with lewd acts with a child in 2016 and found guilty last month. Yesterday, she was sentenced to six years in prison after a hearing at the Johnston County Courthouse, according to County Court Clerk Cassandra Slover. Duncan’s victim, a former student, was 14 at the time.
Duncan will return to the Johnston County Jail before she is transferred to prison.