June 25, 2014 at 10:57 pm

Former Bishop Foley High teacher charged with sex with student

Kathryn Ronk )

Madison Heights A 29-year-old teacher is facing up to life in prison after being charged with having sex with a 15-year-old student in her classroom at Bishop Foley High School.

Kathryn Ronk of Birmingham was arraigned Wednesday on five counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct.

Investigators allege Ronk engaged in multiple sexual acts with the student inside classrooms at the school.

Ronk had been hired by the Catholic school in 2013 and was a Spanish teacher. She is no longer employed there, police said.

Ronk turned herself in to the Madison Heights Police Department on Wednesday and was arraigned by 43rd District Magistrate James Paterson.

Ronk posted bond and was ordered to wear a GPS tether.

Her next court hearing is July 9.

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