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Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Wendy Rogers: Boy Scout Leader Caught Having Sex with Teen Gets 4-Year Sentence

Posted By on Wed, Nov 10, 2010 at 8:39 AM

A former scoutmaster caught romancing one of her 15-year-old scouts is now in prison.

Last December the parents of the scout returned to their O'Fallon, Illinois, home to find Wendy Rogers and their son together in the boy's bedroom. The parents locked the Troop 35 scoutmaster in the bedroom and called police to report a "rape in progress."

Last month the 40-year-old Rogers pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting a minor and was sentenced to four years in prison. She's now being housed in an all-female prison in Dwight, Illinois, south of Chicago.

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