Transcript for Second Calif. Teacher Accused of Molestation
49 year old Martin springer was arrested this morning for lewd acts on a child he was a second grade teacher -- -- elementary. According to investigators he was removed from the school yesterday and was under surveillance for the last 24 -- Allegations involved two girls. -- allegedly fondled in the classroom. At -- school by suspects -- Here approximately seven years old at the time of the incidents. Which were alleged to occurred during the past three years. This new arrest comes just days after another teacher at the school 61 year old mark Byrd was charged with committing lewd acts on 23 students. Prosecutors say he took photos of -- students some were blindfolded and with people where their mouths some had a roach on their faces. In a few cases he allegedly fed the children his own semen. Investigators have checked if the two cases are linked. The data do not knows how come I didn't know there is a relationship between two of them. I'm not aware of of a connection -- -- But obviously they both teach at the same school so they know each other. But I'm not aware of any connection the arrest of this second teacher comes after new information surface that back in 1993. A ten year old girl -- -- tried to fondle her. At the time prosecutors didn't file charges saying they didn't have enough evidence. Burton was a teacher to school for thirty years at some parents wonder why the information wasn't released earlier we walk a fine line on what. The public is entitled to know what the public should know. And and what we can't say and -- to the sensitive issues dealing with children these cases will be handled by the sex crimes unit of the district attorney's office. These -- a group of lawyers who handle exclusively these type cases. And they will be of evaluating the evidence. -- run the reporting for ABC news.
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