Teacher accused of sex with 2 students, sending nude photos released from jail

Published: Wednesday, November 08, 2017 @ 2:09 PM
Updated: Friday, November 10, 2017 @ 1:05 AM

Teacher had sex with 2 students, sent nude photos, documents say

UPDATE @1:05 a.m. (Nov. 10)

Madeline Marx has been released from the Montgomery County Jail.

Marx was released at 8:45 p.m. Thursday, according to records.

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UPDATE @ 5:08 p.m. (Nov. 9):

Kettering Municipal court documents show Fairmont High School substitute teacher Madeline Marx is accused of having sex with two different 11th grade students.

The documents also state she admitted to Kettering police detectives to sending “several nude pictures” through Snap Chat and Instagram to one of the students.

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Marx is accused of having sex with one of the students in July in the parking lot of Big Lots on Wilmington Pike in Kettering, the documents read.  She also was accused of having sex with the other student in the parking lot of Van Buren Apartments on Smithville Road in September.

NewsCenter 7 managed to obtain cruiser cam video of the Kettering substitute teacher who is accused of having an inappropriate relationship with a student.

Late Thursday, a Kettering Judge ordered Marx could be released on her own recognizance on the condition she live with her father at his home while the case is pending.

Currently, Marx is being held in the Montgomery County Jail.

UPDATE @ 3:50 p.m. (Nov. 9):

Felony charges have been filed against 23-year-old Madeline Marx, a substitute teacher for Kettering and Oakwood schools, according to the Montgomery County Prosecutor’s Office.

Marx, who was arrested Wednesday by Kettering police, is accused of having a sexual relationship with at least two Fairmont High School students, police said.

MORE: Kettering substitute teacher arrested for sexual battery: What we know

She is charged with two counts of sexual battery and is being held in the Montgomery County Jail. Prosecutors said her case will be presented to a county grand jury.

Marx, of Brookville, was removed from the classroom around 8 a.m. once school officials said they became aware of possible sexual relationships between the sub and students. She was arrested by 11:45 a.m. a Kettering police lieutenant said.

UPDATE @ 11:56 a.m. (Nov. 9):

Madeline Marx had a sexual relationship with at least two students, according to Kettering police. The police report mentions at least two victims.

Cruiser camera footage was released today that shows Marx riding from Kettering jail to the Montgomery County Jail.


A substitute teacher at Kettering Fairmont High School was removed from the classroom and arrested for what school officials are calling possible inappropriate activities with a student.

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“We became aware (the teacher was) possibly involved with inappropriate activities with a juvenile,” said Kettering Superintendent Scott Inskeep. “When we become aware of them then we will remove those people and not have them around our students.”

Inskeep identified the substitute teacher as Madeline Marx, 23, of Brookville.  She was booked into jail on two counts of sexual battery, according to police.

Authorities in Kettering, Ohio, arrested Madeline Marx, 23, on two counts of sexual battery on Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017.(Kettering Police Department)

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Police were notified of the allegations against Marx around 8 a.m. Wednesday and by 11:45 a.m. she was arrested after a detective found probable cause for her arrest, said Kettering police Lt. Mike Gabrielson.

Marx remains jailed, pending the filing of formal charges, on two counts of sexual battery. She was booked into the Montgomery County Jail about 1:45 p.m.

According to state records, Marx was issued a 4-year teaching license in 2016 to instruct grades K-12.

Inskeep said Marx, a 2012 graduate of Chaminade Julienne Catholic High School, served as a substitute for the district last year and this year.

Substitute teacher arrested at Fairmont HS

Gabrielson could not release any specific details about the accusations or whether the accused activities happened inside or outside the school, but added that official charges will be presented to the county prosecutor’s office within 48 hours.

Marx had no previous incidents with Kettering police, Gabrielson said.

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Dayton traffic from the WHIO Traffic Center

Published: Tuesday, November 21, 2017 @ 3:56 AM
Updated: Friday, November 24, 2017 @ 2:30 PM

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  • Alex-Bell Road will be closed for work on the Washington Twp. bridge over Holes Creek until Nov. 30. More information, including detour information, is available here.
  • Stewart Street Ramp to US 35 East, RAMP CLOSURE March 28 - Sept 30, 2018. The official detour is: Stewart Street to Edwin C. Moses Boulevard to I-75 north to US 35 west to James H. McGee Blvd. to US 35 east
  • US 35 west ramps to I-75 north and south, RAMP CLOSURE Nov. 30 at 10 p.m. - Dec. 1 at 5 a.m. The official detour is: US 35 west to James H. McGee Boulevard to US 35 east to I-75 north and south 


  • SR 705 near Groff Road, Daily lane closures Nov. 27 - Dec. 11 between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. One lane will remain open for travel in each direction through the use of flaggers.
  • SR 29 between Cisco Road and West Russell Road, Daily lane closures Nov. 27 - Jan. 1 between 7:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. One lane will be open for travel in each direction through the use of flaggers. 

Man in stable condition after motorcycle crash in Greene County

Published: Friday, November 24, 2017 @ 10:50 PM

UPDATE @ 12:55 a.m: One man is in stable condition at Miami Valley Hospital after being flown by a medical helicopter from a motorcycle crash on Jasper Road Friday evening.

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The incident occurred around 10:40 p.m.

According to The Ohio Highway State Patrol, the individual has a few broken bones and is expected to recover.


A medical helicopter has been called to a motorcycle crash on Jasper Road this evening.

Emergency crews responded to the 2800 block of Jasper around 10:40 p.m.

Initial reports indicated at least one person was injured.

We’re working to learn more.

19-year-old male in custody after East Dayton stabbing

Published: Friday, November 24, 2017 @ 11:09 PM

Cred: Montgomery County Jail
(Cred: Montgomery County Jail)

UPDATE @ 5:12 a.m: A 19-year-old male is in custody after stabbing another man on Briarwood Avenue late Friday night.

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Dashon Hill is in Montgomery County Jail on an assault charge after stabbing 20-year-old Jerrid Gibson in the back.

Dayton police were dispatched to the 400 block of Briarwood Avenue for a fight in progress where multiple people were in the street yelling.

Officers found Gibson in the back seat of a vehicle with a stab wound to the back from a folding pocket knife. Hill fled the scene after stabbing Gibson. 

Gibson was taken to Miami Valley Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Hill was arrested last night not too long after a broadcast was made of a suspect description. 

UPDATE @ 11:31 p.m.:

One person was stabbed and the suspected stabber remains on the loose following a fight on Briarwood Avenue Friday night, according to police.

The man who was stabbed was taken to a local hospital, but is expected to be OK, police said.

Officers did take a juvenile into custody on the scene who may have been involved in the incident, police said.


Dayton police have responded to a possible stabbing on Briarwood Avenue this evening.

Initial reports indicated that multiple people were fighting and that at least one person was possibly stabbed.

The incident was reported around 11 p.m. in the 400 block of Briarwood.

A caller to our news room said he saw a large response from police.

We’re working to learn more.

6 children shot, 1 killed in Cleveland neighborhood

Published: Friday, November 24, 2017 @ 11:27 PM

FROM THE SCENE: 6 children shot, 1 killed in Cleveland (courtesy of CBS affiliate WOIO).

Six children ranging in age from 12 to 16 years old were shot in a Cleveland neighborhood and one has died, according to CBS affiliate WOIO.

The shooting was reported Friday night in the 11000 Buckeye Road, WOIO reported.

According to WOIO, Cleveland police had blocked off East 116th Street and Buckeye Road following the shooting.

WOIO reported an unknown number of suspects dressed in black hooded sweatshirts remained on the loose Friday night.

The shooting was reported as a gunfight in the street.