Belle Plaine teacher charged with criminal sexual conduct 25 May 17

A Belle Plaine teacher was arrested May 12th at his home in Belle Plaine and charged with criminal sexual conduct and serving minor’s alcohol. Thirty-two-year-old Michael Vernon Reynolds was released on $10,000 bail and will make a court appearance at Rice County District Court on June 7. In the meantime, he has been placed on paid administrative leave from his job at the Belle Plaine School District and the school board recently approved to not renew his contract for the coming school year. According to the criminal complaint, two foreign exchange students who were living with Reynolds and his wife reported to police that Reynolds allegedly provided alcohol to them on multiple occasions and also allegedly performed a bikini wax on one of the girls. 

  • Anonymous

    What is the name of the student’s placement agency responsible for the placement of the foreign exchange students?