Mary Kay Letourneau and Villi Fualaau in 2005. Letourneau is accused of driving with a suspended license.
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Mary Kay Letourneau and Villi Fualaau in 2005. Letourneau is accused of driving with a suspended license.

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The teacher served more than seven years in prison for raping one of her students

She was arrested and accused of driving with a suspended license, failure to appear

Letourneau was released on $5,000 bond and is set to be in court Tuesday

CNN —  

Mary Kay Letourneau, the teacher who served more than seven years in prison for raping one of her sixth-grade students, finds herself in trouble with the law again.

She was arrested and accused of driving with a suspended license and failure to appear, according to Julie Murphy, a spokeswoman for King County Adult and Juvenile Detention & Community Corrections in Washington state.

She was booked early Monday morning and released the same day on $5,000 bond, the spokeswoman said.

According to CNN affiliate KIRO, Letourneau will appear in court Tuesday.

Letourneau married her former student, Vili Fualaau, in 2005. They have two children.

CNN’s Deanna Hackney contributed to this report.