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Retired Sicilian teacher arrested on sex allegations

Father of victim probed for alleged extortion

19 February, 15:56
Retired Sicilian teacher arrested on sex allegations (ANSA) - Modica (Ragusa), February 19 - A retired schoolteacher was arrested by police Wednesday in the Sicilian town of Modica for allegedly committing sexual acts with an eight-year-old student.

The father of the boy was also taken into custody for alleged extortion.

Police suggest he initially received payments from the retired teacher in exchange for sexual acts with the child and later threaten to expose the illegal activity unless the father was paid more money.

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