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Second-grade teacher accused of entering Clearwater home

Published Apr. 7, 2014

CLEARWATER — An elementary school teacher accused of breaking into a home while she was intoxicated was arrested Sunday night, according to arrest affidavits.

Keesha Graham, 30, faces charges of burglary and disorderly intoxication. She is a second-grade teacher at Sexton Elementary, according to the Pinellas County school district.

According to arrest affidavits, Graham, of Clearwater, entered a stranger's house on Gulfview Boulevard about 7:30 p.m. Sunday by opening an unlocked door. When Clearwater police arrived, she was sitting on the couch inside the home. Graham was also seen walking "in and out of traffic" and trying to enter a locked car while she was "highly intoxicated," an affidavit states.

Graham was booked into the Pinellas County jail, where she remained Monday afternoon in lieu of $10,100 bail.