Jeickson Pichardo-Castillo

Jeickson Pichardo-Castillo

VERMILLION — A former high school teacher in the Vermillion School District who pleaded guilty earlier this year to stalking, a Class 1 misdemeanor and child abuse, a Class 4 felony, will spend 90 days of an eight-year sentence in the South Dakota State Penitentiary on the child abuse charge.

The remainder of the penitentiary sentence for Jeickson Pichardo-Castillo, 24, has been suspended and he will be on probation for eight years.

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How can this be? Minimal jail time? Probation only?

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