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A 35-year-old Dwight female and former Dwight Township High School Teacher will have her court case resolved by a jury trial.

Kathy Patten, is facing five counts of criminal sexual assault, all class one felonies.

Livingston County Court records show that Patten allegedly sexually assaulted a male student between the ages of 13 and 17 somewhere in Livingston County between November 2018 and February 2019.

In May of 2019, Patten was arrested by the Livingston County Sheriff’s Department and later released after posting a $25,000 bond.

Patten has pled not guilty to the charges and will go on trial from September 21st through the 23rd. Patten was a family and consumer science teacher at Dwight Township High School.