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Tacoma teacher pleads not guilty to raping student, bail set at $75,000

A Tacoma teacher accused of having sex with a 12-year-old sixth grader pleaded not guilty to five counts of second degree child rape Friday.

Pierce County Superior Court Judge Vicki Hogan set bail at $75,000 for 33-year-old Keshia Shaw of Puyallup, a teacher at Gray Middle School in Tacoma. The judge also ordered Shaw to have no contact with minors, with the exception of her own daughters, ages 6 and 8.
Shaw was taken into custody following her arraignment.

She remains on paid administrative leave from the Tacoma School District. Her annual salary is $58,584.


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