Friday, March 10, 2017

Felony Summons issued for local teacher

MESA COUNTY, Colo - The Mesa County Sheriff's Office has completed its investigation into an allegation of child abuse at a local school.

A Felony Summons was issued today for 58-year-old Kent Clinkingbeard of Whitewater for one count of Assault in the Third Degree of an At-risk Person (Class 6 Felony), Child Abuse, Second Degree Criminal Tampering, and Harassment.

These charges stem from an incident that occurred at Redlands Middle School on or about January 25, 2017.

The Felony Summons orders Clinkingbeard to appear before the court in April.