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Teacher's teen sex text leads to child porn stash

Teacher's teen sex text leads to child porn stash

Published: 15 Dec 2011 11:07 GMT+01:00
Updated: 15 Dec 2011 11:07 GMT+01:00

A school teacher from southern Sweden was charged on Thursday after the investigation into a sex-themed text message he sent to a 13-year-old student revealed over 6 hours of child porn material on his computer.

The 48-year-old teacher from Karlskrona in Blekinge County was charged with child pornography crimes and the sexual harassment of a 13-year-old girl who was a student at the school where he worked.

The teacher was also found to have written messages of a sexual nature to the 13-year-old, who was reportedly one of his students, on her Facebook page.

However, despite the discovery, the local authorities chose to let the man stay on at work for two weeks before suspending him, while the girl remained absent from classes.

According to the charges, the man had been in contact with his young student via Facebook and through text messages sent to her mobile phone.

He allegedly posted messages with sexually descriptive content while urging her to do the same.

The teacher also described his own sexual fantasies and the desires he had about the girl.

When the police searched the teacher's computer during the investigation, they found 33 downloaded child pornography films, totally more than 6 hours of footage.

The man continues to deny both the child pornography and harassment allegations.

TT/Rebecca Martin (news@thelocal.se)

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Your comments about this article

12:04 December 15, 2011 by Kibitz
A school teacher ?. and the local authorities? ..... .... ... , wow!, I'm just speachless.......
12:51 December 15, 2011 by DAVID T
I thought you had to be 14 to have facebook
13:33 December 15, 2011 by Shapla Amin
thank God he is not immigrant
16:54 December 15, 2011 by Keith #5083
#Shapla Amin

Yes, I agree. Oh, but where does it actually say that?
17:12 December 15, 2011 by Paddy
He obviously didn't teach IT.
17:19 December 15, 2011 by ebsor12
He would be an asylum seeker....
18:02 December 15, 2011 by Lukestar1991
How many more times is this going to happen??? Just exactly how many f***** up people out there are going to be allowed to ruin young girls's lives???
07:10 December 16, 2011 by Grokh
@MichaelMolenaar a non white cant be swedish ? lol

Who cares where he came from, he is a sick pedophile and got caught.
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