Cori Rivelli, 26-Year-Old Therapist, Accused of Sex With 14-Year-Old Boy

Cori Rivelli, 26, is a therapist at Kids Hope United in Lake Villa, Illinois, where she has been arrested and accused of having a sexual relationship with a 14-year-old boy she was counseling. Rivelli is currently still being held under $200,000 bail.

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Rivelli allegedly carried on the relationship with the boy over the summer by having sex with him while she was supposedly driving him to see his parents in Peoria, Illinois. She was arrested after a staff member at Kids Hope reported overhearing the victim talk about his encounters with Rivelli. Rivelli also allegedly told a co-worker about the relationship according to

Kids Hope United offers assitance and counseling to under-priveleged families and children. The organization responded to the arrest with a public statement from Executive Director Mark McHugh.

"Staff at Kids Hope United recently learned of alleged inappropriate behavior involving an employee that is in clear violation of the policies of our organization. We took immediate action reporting the incident to the Department of Children & Family Services and the police and placing the employee on administrative leave."

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