A teacher has been jailed after she flooded three 13-year-olds with nude selfies in a bid to seduce them.
Emily Edson, a former student teacher, reportedly sent messages begging the teenagers for sex.
The 39-year-old, from Missouri, US, has been sacked and sent to prison for her twisted messages.
She has been sentenced to four years in prison for sending nude photographs of herself to three male students.
The Joplin Glove reports she once worked at Lamar Middle School before she set out to seduce the teenagers, all aged 13.
Edson, 39, pleaded guilty to the charges and was sentenced Thursday in Vernon County Circuit Court.
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Judge David Munton said the former-teacher deserves concurrent terms of four years each on three counts of sexual misconduct with a child and one count of promoting indecent images of a child.
Edson had been facing a count of sexual enticement of a child in addition to the three counts of sexual misconduct and two counts of possession of indecent images.
The Globe reports that because her plea agreement with the Barton County prosecutor's office, they dismissed the enticement count and one count of possession of indecent images of a child and amended the second count to promoting indecent images.
The plea bargain also capped the sentences she might receive at four years.
Edson was initially charged in June 2017 with having a nude photo of two students on her mobile.
The charges were filed following an investigation prompted by a complaint received May 20, 2017, from the mother of one of the boys who reported learning of an inappropriate conversation the student teacher had with her son, the paper reports.
At that time, the Lamar police chief, Rusty Rives said the conversation was sexually provocative.
He went on to say the mother's information led to interviews of her son and two other eighth grade boys, they were 13 at the time.
The paper reports Barton County Prosecutor Mike Smalley filed new charges on Edson in February 2019, alleging that she sent nude photos of herself to three male students of the school via an electronic device.
She also allegedly asked one of the boys to have sex with her several times and regularly spoke to him in a sexual manner, according to affidavits filed with those charges.
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