McKinney teacher charged in sexual assault case

McKinney, Texas — McKinney High School teacher Kaitlyn McAlister, 19, has been charged with three counts of sexual assault, the McKinney County Sheriff’s Office said Friday.

McAlister has been suspended from her job and has not returned to school, McKinney Sheriff’s Department spokesman Joe Soto said in a statement.

The McKinney Police Department responded to the school in McKinney on Thursday and took over the investigation, Soto added.