On Monday, he was being assisted by 2 pupils in the photocopy room where letters were, ironically, being prepared for parents. After 1 pupil left, he allegedly held the other whilst removing her panties before fondling her.
According to reports, the principle of the school caught him in the compromising position and reported the sexual assault to the mother who then laid a charge. The vice-principle was promptly arrested.
The 51-year old teacher has been kept in the Knysna SAPS holding cells. He will appear in Knysna Magistrates Court today, Friday August 23 2013.
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