Kansas City, Kansas School Resource Officer arrested for child sex crimes

A Kansas City, Kansas School Resource Officer has been arrested on child sex crimes.

The Kansas Bureau of Investigation says 30-year-old Mark A. Scheetz of Lansing was taken into custody Wednesday evening Bonner Springs.  He is facing charges of rape, aggravated criminal sodomy, and aggravated indecent liberties with a child.

The crimes are alleged to have occurred in Norton County between 2013 and 2015, and stem from reports that he engaged in sex acts with a minor, sent lewd photos to minors, and used electronic devices to solicit sex with minors.  Scheetz had only been working in the Kansas City, Kansas for one year.

Prior to that he work for the Sheridan County Sheriff’s Office from 2016 to 2018.