Salt Lake City Woman Pleads Not Guilty of Rape of a Child in Springdale Case

kymmeri laceigh smith arrested for rape of a child
Laceigh Kymmeri Smith

WASHINGTON COUNTY – Laceigh Kymmeri Smith, 18, of Salt Lake City, pled not guilty today in 5th District Court on two felony counts of rape of a child and attempted rape of a child.

Smith, who is out on bail, asked for a trial to be set in October.

Smith was arrested in April by the Springdale Police Department when she was visiting friends and family in La Verkin when she met the alleged victim.

Rape of a child is a classification for a child under the age of 14 according to Utah law.

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  • Ron July 28, 2011 at 11:54 am

    I guess So. Utah is fast becoming pedophilia-land…what is the attraction here?

  • Quinn Smith January 10, 2013 at 3:19 pm

    I hope this does not happen again. Incidents like this tell us an idea that we can never really tell when danger happens, and it can from anyone and anywhere. As a parent, I don’t want to just let this kind of things happen to my 9-year old daughter as it may affect my child’s thinking of things. Luckily, I read an article that worked just perfectly good for me and my daughter. With just a click of a button, you get conferenced with an emergency response agent, a list of people in your so called-safety network, and can even get escalated to the nearest 911. I read it from this article, and you can check the app here

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