Former Teacher is Sent to Jail
A former Oscoda County teacher is being sent to jail after appearing in court Wednesday morning. The Mio teacher will spend three months in jail for a sex crime sentence. Jeffery Csernyik is a former teacher for the Mio Au Sable School District, who exposed himself to fifth grade students. Csernyik is charged with obscene conduct and hitting his students. Police say many of the children are reporting Csernyik is responsible for physical and mental assaults. Law officials told Northern Michigan's News Leader they're happy in the end students came forward and their parents took it all seriously. 9&10's Cali O'Rourke and photojournalist Greg Miller were at the courthouse today, they have more information.