Derby teacher charged with 11 counts of sexual exploitation

Derby Middle School teacher, Cody Chitwood, arrested on suspicion of exploitation of a child. (Courtesy: Sedgwick County Jail)

DERBY, Kan. (KSNW) – The Derby Middle School teacher arrested in January on suspicion of sexual exploitation of a child has bonded out.

On Thursday, Cody Chitwood was charged with 11 counts of sexual exploitation of a child.

Derby school officials said they don’t believe any of alleged crimes involved their students or staff.

Chitwood’s preliminary hearing is set for February 22.


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