WALTERBORO, S.C. A former South Carolina school teacher has been sentenced to five years in prison for having sex with a then-14-year-old student.
The Post and Courier of Charleston reported today that 38-year-old Tracy Lee Judy pleaded guilty in Walterboro to criminal solicitation of a minor and two counts of second-degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor.
Circuit Judge Perry Buckner also sentenced Judy to two years of probation and is requiring him to be listed on the sex offender registry for life.
Judy had been a social studies teacher at Forest Circle Middle School in Walterboro for nearly three years. He was arrested in April 2008.