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Former JROTC instructor pleads guilty to sexual assault

Steven Eagle (Source: Craighead County Sheriff's Department) Steven Eagle (Source: Craighead County Sheriff's Department)
JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

Steven W. Eagle, 48, of Jonesboro plead guilty in Craighead Co. Circuit Court Tuesday on 1st degree sexual assault and computer child pornography, according to Ron Richardson with the Craighead County Sheriff's Office.

Eagle was a former JROTC instructor at the Westside School District. 

He was arrested in August 2014 on these sexual assault charges.

Eagle is retired from the U.S. Air Force and according to the school's cadet guide, available online, had worked with the cadets since the program started in July of 2006.

Richardson said Eagle was sentenced to 4 years in the Arkansas Department of Correction and given 5 years suspended imposition of sentence.

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