Police: East Irondequoit teacher's aide arrested after sexual relationship with student

Posted at: 03/15/2013 4:00 PM
Updated at: 03/15/2013 11:31 PM

The East Irondequoit School District has placed a teacher's aide at the East Irondequoit Middle School, on administrative leave, after they say they were made aware of an sexual relationship involving a former student.

According to the Irondequoit Police Department, 46-year-old Jennifer Kennard, was arrested, and charged with Rape in the Second Degree and Criminal Sex Act in the Second Degree.

Police say Kennard befriended the middle school student several years ago, and became involved in a sexual relationship with the student over the last three years. She has been an employee of the school since 2009.