Jackson Hedrick Wiki
A former teacher convicted of first-degree sexual assault of a minor died in the hospital Wednesday morning. Jackson Hedrick, 27, was serving a 20-30 year sentence in Lancaster County for first-degree sexual assault of a minor. Hedrick was hired to teach social studies at Irving High School in August 2014 and was sentenced for the crime in late 2015. Hedrick was detained at the Nebraska State Penitentiary and the cause of death has not been determined, the Nebraska Department of Corrections said in a statement.
Jackson Hedrick Age
He was 27 years old.
Jackson Hedrick Death & Cause
Nebraska Department of Corrections officials say a former Lincoln teacher accused of having an inappropriate relationship with a 14-year-old student died Wednesday morning. Authorities say Jackson Hedrick, 27, died in a hospital around 8:30 a.m. Hedrick has been serving a 20-30 year sentence for first-degree sexual assault of a minor at the Nebraska State Penitentiary since 2015.
Correctional officials say they are investigating the death along with a grand jury. Hedrick was a professor of social studies at Irving Middle School and an assistant field coach through high school until 2015.