School guest speaker in Lee's Summit charged with sexual misconduct

LEE'S SUMMIT, Mo. - A Lee's Summit man is charged with trying to get an underage girl he met while serving as a guest speaker at a middle school to text him naked photos.

Garret N. Winchel, 20, is charged with attempted sexual misconduct.

Police said they were told female students had been involved in inappropriate texts with Winchel, prompting the investigation. Winchel was part of a group that spoke to students on campus about physical fitness, according to authorities.

Prosecutors said Winchel admitted to police that he asked the underage girl to send him nude photos.

Prosecutors said they requested a bond of $50,000/10 percent, which Winchel was able to post. He has been released from the Lee's Summit Detention Center.  They also asked that Winchel have no contact with anyone under the age of 17.

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