was a Mormon church member in Magna, Utah; found guilty of three counts of AGGRAVATED SEXUAL ABUSE OF A CHILD a 1st Degree Felony and was sentenced 6 years to life

Case Summary

Dale L. Andreason was a mormon in Magna, Utah. Was a first grade teacher at Elk Run Elementary in Magna, Utah as well as a teacher in his church ward for 11-12 year old children. The victim that filed the police report was 4 years old when he first abused. In the police investigation, they learned there were 3 more victims. Andreason was charged with 5 counts of AGGRAVATED SEXUAL ABUSE OF A CHILD – 1st Degree Felony. Andreason accepted a plea deal and was convicted of 3 counts of AGGRAVATED SEXUAL ABUSE OF A CHILD – 1st Degree Felony.

Sentenced:
AGGRAVATED SEXUAL ABUSE OF A CHILD – 1st Degree Felony/ 3 years-life/concurrrent
AGGRAVATED SEXUAL ABUSE OF A CHILD – 1st Degree Felony/ 3 years-life/concurrrent
AGGRAVATED SEXUAL ABUSE OF A CHILD – 1st Degree Felony/ 3 years-life/consecutive

3RD DISTRICT COURT
SALT LAKE COUNTY, STATE OF UTAH
STATE OF UTAH vs. DALE L ANDREASON
CASE NUMBER 221909545 State Felony
CHARGES

Charge 1 – 76-5-404.3 – AGGRAVATED SEXUAL ABUSE OF A CHILD – 1st Degree Felony
Offense Date: January 01, 1997
Location: Salt Lake County
Plea: January 17, 2023 Not Guilty
Disposition: March 14, 2023 Guilty

Charge 2 – 76-5-404.1(4) – AGGRAVATED SEXUAL ABUSE OF A CHILD – 1st Degree Felony
Offense Date: January 01, 1997
Location: Salt Lake County
Plea: January 17, 2023 Not Guilty
Disposition: March 14, 2023 Dismissed w/ Prejudi

Charge 3 – 76-5-404.3 – AGGRAVATED SEXUAL ABUSE OF A CHILD – 1st Degree Felony
Offense Date: January 01, 2001
Location: Salt Lake County
Plea: January 17, 2023 Not Guilty
Disposition: March 14, 2023 Guilty

Charge 4 – 76-5-404.1(4) – AGGRAVATED SEXUAL ABUSE OF A CHILD – 1st Degree Felony
Offense Date: January 01, 2001
Location: Salt Lake County
Plea: January 17, 2023 Not Guilty
Disposition: March 14, 2023 Dismissed w/ Prejudi

Charge 5 – 76-5-404.3 – AGGRAVATED SEXUAL ABUSE OF A CHILD – 1st Degree Felony
Offense Date: February 01, 2022
Location: Salt Lake County
Plea: January 17, 2023 Not Guilty
Disposition: March 14, 2023 Guilty

SENTENCE PRISON

Based on the defendant’s conviction of AGGRAVATED SEXUAL ABUSE OF A CHILD a 1st Degree Felony, the defendant is sentenced to an indeterminate term of not less than three years and which may be life in the Utah State Prison.

Based on the defendant’s conviction of AGGRAVATED SEXUAL ABUSE OF A CHILD a 1st Degree Felony, the defendant is sentenced to an indeterminate term of not less than three years and which may be life in the Utah State Prison.

Based on the defendant’s conviction of AGGRAVATED SEXUAL ABUSE OF A CHILD a 1st Degree Felony, the defendant is sentenced to an indeterminate term of not less than three years and which may be life in the Utah State Prison.

To the SALT LAKE County Sheriff: The defendant is remanded to your custody for transportation to the Utah State Prison where the defendant will be confined.

SENTENCE PRISON CONCURRENT/CONSECUTIVE NOTE

Counts 1 and 2 are to run concurrent to each other and Count 3 is to run consecutive to the other counts. Court recommends that the defendant receive credit for time served.

Sources
  1. Magna elementary school teacher arrested on multiple counts of child sex abuse
    view source details | | Fox 13
  2. Dale Andreason, Magna elementary school teacher arrested on multiple counts of child sex abuse
    view source details | 26 Sep 2022 | Naughty Teacher List
  3. Utah first grade teacher arrested on multiple counts of child sex abuse
    view source details | 13 Dec 2022 | Court TV
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