A former grade school
teacher is headed to prison for being convicted of sending sexually explicit
messages, via cell-phone, to an 11year old student.
Prosecutors say Jacob Lawler,
who was a fifth grade teacher at an elementary school in Albuquerque, New Mexico,
sent the messages over the course of two years.
The 11year old victim was
a former student of Lawler.
It was the child's father
who eventually alerted police after seeing the texts.
is sentenced to three years behind bars, and will have to register as a