Substitute teacher charged in Jasper County

Substitute Teacher Charged In Jasper County
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JASPER COUNTY, Mo. – Authorities arrest a Golden City substitute teacher for an alleged sexual relationship with a student.

Jacey Bayne (Stahl) Collins, 22, of Aldrich, Missouri, was employed by the Golden City School District as a full-time substitute teacher at the time of the inappropriate relationship, according to court documents.

Jasper and Barton County Sheriff’s Office conducted the investigation. They arrested her on December 9, 2021, and prosecutors filed the charge against her.

According to court documents, Collins had an inappropriate relationship with a male student. The victim attended classes Collins was teaching.

During a forensic interview at the Children’s Division, the victim said he had a sexual relationship with her. The student stated Collins came to his home in Golden City in February of this year. His parents were not home.

Court documents state the victim told authorities they had intercourse, and after, she would continue communicating with him through text messages.

Through a third party (another student), Collins allegedly asked the victim to destroy his cell phone and offered to buy him a new one.

On the cell phone, authorities found Collins’s contact information. They also found multiple social media and direct text messages between her device and the student’s device.