City teacher from LI accused of sexual abuse

A city teacher from Selden is accused of sexually abusing five students as young as 9-years-old.



Omil Carrasquillo, 36, was a teacher at PS 249 in Brooklyn.



The elementary school science teacher was arraigned yesterday and accused of fondling girls beginning last October.



Investigators say the girls between 9 and 11 years old were abused on school property.

 

His attorney says Carrasquillo is innocent and he's a military veteran.



Carrasquillo was held on $50,000 bail and has reportedly been fired. 


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