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Former teacher admits abusing girls

Posted at 12:07 PM, Jan 18, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-18 12:07:08-05

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — A Magoffin County man has pleaded guilty to a federal charge that he engaged in sexual contact with minors while he traveled overseas.

36 year-old Micky Rife was arrested after he returned to the US.

He had been employed as a teacher in Cambodia.

However, he was fired from that position once school officials investigated claims that he inappropriately touched two girls.