Ex-teacher pleads guilty to sexually assaulting 3 girls

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A former first-grade teacher at an Omaha elementary school has pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting three students.

The Omaha World-Herald reports 31-year-old Gregory Sedlacek pleaded guilty Monday to three charges of sexual assault of a child. Prosecutors dropped three other charges in return for the guilty pleas.

Sedlacek could be sentenced from 15 years to life in prison for each count. He’ll be sentenced in July.

Police arrested Sedlacek Dec. 3 on charges involving a 7-year-old girl. He then was charged with more counts after other incidents came to light. He has admitted to inappropriately touching six girls.


Information from: Omaha World-Herald, http://www.omaha.com