DALLAS, Ore. - Kirk David Myrold, a Spanish teacher and soccer coach at Dallas High School, was arrested by Dallas police Monday for sex abuse charges relating to a 17-year-old student.
Dallas officers received a report from the Dallas School District earlier Monday that a male teacher employed by the district was alleged to have been involved in an inappropriate relationship with a female student.
A subsequent investigation led by Detective Darren Buchholz resulted in the arrest of the teacher.
Myrold was lodged at the Polk County Jail and charged with one count each of Luring a Minor (Class C-Felony) and Sexual Abuse in the Second Degree (Class C-Felony). Bail was set at $30,000.