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Former Alton band director admits having sex with girl, 16

By AP/St. Louis Public Radio

Alton, Ill. – A former band director at Alton High School has pleaded guilty to charges of having sex with a student.

Matthew Lang, 36, pleaded guilty Tuesday and faces four to 15 years in prison.
Authorities say he had sex repeatedly with a 16-year-old girl.

Lang resigned from Alton High School after he was charged in August. As part of a plea deal, prosecutors dropped other charges.


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