Police bust Calexico teacher trying to meet up with student for

Calexico

Police bust Calexico teacher trying to meet up with student for sex

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(KSWT News 13) - Police say a Calexico high school teacher is facing numerous counts of sexual battery after being accused of inappropriately touching several students.

Calexico Police Department officers say 56-year-old Tommy Obeso, a teacher a Aurora High School, molested several girls between the ages of 16 and 17 in his classroom.

School officials tipped off police about Obeso, which launched the investigation and an operation to catch him in the act. 

Police and a Cyber Crime Unit from Homeland Security Investigations set up a fake Facebook account and arranged to meet with Obeso for what he thought was sex with a student. 

Obeso was arrested and booked into the Imperial County Jail.

He is facing numerous counts of sexual battery, as well as lewd and lascivious acts with a minor. 


 
     

 

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