Public schools

Long-Time LA Elementary School Teacher Accused of Molesting 20 Kids

35 years on the job


A former Los Angeles elementary school teacher who taught for over 35 years has been arrested on accusations he sexually abused 20 students and one adult. 

Police say Robert Pimentel has been charged with 15 felonies, and he is expected to be charged with misdemeanors for the remaining incidents at George De La Torre Jr. Elementary in the Wilmington area of Los Angeles.