Bridget E. Todd, 32-year-old teacher at Mid-East Career and Technology Center,Zanesville, Ohio, pleaded guilty to one count of sexual battery and one count of pandering obscenity involving a minor in November 2010.
The Muskingum County Sheriff's Office began an investigation in September after the school notified deputies of the possible sexual relationship between one of their female teachers and a male student.The sexual activity between Todd and the 17-year-old boy began in May and included multiple acts of sexual intercourse with her in the classroom. The investigation also revealed that between June 1, 2010 and June 30, 2010, the defendant and victim exchanged various images of each other while nude.
At the time of the sex crime, Todd was also married and has two young children.
In March 2011 Bridget Todd was sentenced to two years in prison and her teaching certificate was revoked.
Todd was classified as a Tier III sex offender, which means that once released from prison she will have to report to law enforcement every 90 days for the rest of her life.