Ex-Miss Kentucky Charged With Sending Nude Photos to Student

December 10, 2018, 1:33 pm EST | Share:

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia teacher, former Miss Kentucky, has been charged with sending nude photos to 15 year-old former student.

Twenty-eight year old Ramsey Bearse was arrested on Friday, December 7th, was charged with four felony counts of distributing and sisplaying obsene matter to a minor, news outlets report.

According to the criminal complaint, the student’s parents informed authorities of obscene photographs sent by Bearse to the teenager’s phone. The parents claim that former Miss Kentucky was a teacher of their son’s during a part of his time at Andrew Jackson Middle School in Cross Lanes.

Authorities say Bearse admitted to sending the nude photos on Snapchat. It’s unclear whether she has an attorney.

A spokesman for Kanawha County Schools declined to comment but confirmed that Bearse was a teacher at the school.

Under her maiden name of Carpenter, Bearse was crowned Miss Kentucky in 2014.

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