HACIENDA HEIGHTS (CBSLA.com) — A Los Altos High School teacher has been arrested on suspicion of having a sexual relationship with a student at the school.
David Park, 37, of Chino Hills was arrested at his home Monday on a variety of sexual-abuse charges, Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department officials said. Park, who is being held on $1 million bail, is scheduled to appear in court Wednesday.READ MORE: LA City Council Considers Motion To Achieve Carbon Neutrality By 2030
Park worked as a full-time teacher at Los Altos High School since the fall of 2009, sheriff’s officials said. Authorities say Park began an inappropriate intimate relationship with a 15-year-old student enrolled in one of his classes from September to November. Acts were committed inside the classroom, after class and at Park’s home, sheriff’s officials said.READ MORE: Video Shows North Hills Hit-And-Run Crash Which Killed Infant Boy In Stroller
Park has also worked as a “walk-on” football coach in 2007-08 at Ruben Ayala Chino Valley High School in Chino and at Western Christian High School in Upland.MORE NEWS: Man Killed, 2 Injured In Violent Gardena Crash
Anyone with information about Park or who believes they may have been a victim can call the Sheriff’s Department Special Victims Bureau at (877) 710-5273.