Ex-helper at high school gets 5 years for sex abuse

Pocatello, ID


By Gina Jameson


POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) _ A Fort Hall man who was a volunteer and
instructional assistant for the Highland High School band in
Pocatello has been sentenced to five years for lewd conduct with a

Thirty-one-year-old Michael Kee Dann was arrested in November,
accused of sexual contact with a 14-year-old student. He pleaded
guilty to the charge last month, admitting to two separate contacts
with the teen.

Sixth District Judge Peter McDermott handed down the five-year
sentence on Monday, saying the time would serve as both punishment
and deterrent. McDermott says parents need to feel reassured that
their children are safe in schools.
(Idaho State Journal)

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