Female teacher's assistant, 35, 'had sex with her son's friend, 14, several times over 10 months'
The Daily Mail, UK, Published 7 February 2013
A mother faces rape charges for allegedly having sex with one of her son's 14-year-old friends several times over a 10-month period.
Katheryn L. Carmean, 35, who works as an assistant with handicapped children at Seaford Middle School in Delaware, was picked up by police at her job on Wednesday.
Police launched an investigation into Carmean after the boy told a relative he had sex with the woman when he stayed at her former home near Laurel, Delaware.
Arrest: Katheryn L. Carmean, 35 allegedly had sex with one of her son's friends at her home
The alleged abuse occurred between November 2011 until August 2012, Master Cpl. Gary Fournier told the Delaware
Carmean knew the boy through a friendship with her son, police said.
Detectives conducted a thorough investigation and obtained a warrant for Carmean's arrest.
After her arrested, she was arraigned and committed to Baylor Women's Correctional Institution on $57,000 secured bail.
She has been charged with 10 counts of third-degree rape, continuous sexual abuse of a child and endangering the welfare of a child.
Workplace: Court records show Carmean, who allegedly had sex with the boy over a 10-month period, works as an assistant with handicapped children at Seaford Middle School in Delaware, pictured
Court records show Carmean works at Seaford Middle School, the News Journal reported.
Her arrest comes as an 35-year-old woman was jailed for having sex and falling pregnant with her 17-year-old special needs student's baby.
Kelly McKenzy Watson met the boy while she was his teacher at the residential New Haven Youth and Family Services in Vista, Los Angeles.
Their relationship apparently began in January 2012, when he was 16, after he left the facility.
Judge Laura Halgren gave Watson three years' probation and ordered her to spend time in jail until her due date in April.