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Ala. ex-teacher sentenced to prison for sex crimes

DOTHAN, AL (AP) - A 29-year-old former Eufaula school teacher convicted of sex crimes involving a 15-year-old student has been sentenced to 14 years in prison with no parole.

Carrie Smith Perkins of Eufaula was sentenced on Wednesday by Houston County Circuit Court Judge Butch Binford.

Authorities said Perkins had a five-month relationship with the teen. She faced charges in Houston County because of evidence that she had brought the victim to Dothan, where crimes against him were committed.

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