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Substitute teacher arrested after allegedly exposing herself to students while performing a cartwheel

Lacey Sponsler

PAWHUSKA, Okla. – Authorities in Pawhuska arrested a substitute teacher this week after she allegedly exposed herself to a high school class.

On Tuesday, the Pawhuska Police Department announced that a teacher was taken into custody following an incident in the choir class.

Investigators allege that the substitute teacher performed a cartwheel in class, but say she wasn’t wearing underwear.

Chief Laird, with the Pawhuska Police Department, says the incident was captured on a cell phone camera by a student.

The teacher has been identified as 34-year-old Lacey Sponsler. Sponsler reportedly told police she was just dancing.