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SJPD Arrests Spanish Teacher for Sex Crimes
Filed under Press Release, on 1/22/2019 6:46:00 PM by Author: Sergeant Enrique Garcia #2936.

TYPE OF CRIME:  Sexual Penetration and Oral Copulation with a person under the age of 18 CASE NUMBER: 19-022-0180
LOCATION: San Jose, CA
 
 
VICTIM: Withheld (female) AGE: 17 Years
ADDRESS: 
 
 
SUSPECT: Ricardo Chavarria AGE: 37 Years
ADDRESS: San Jose Resident
Suspect Ricardo Chavarria

 

San Jose, Calif. - The San Jose Police Department's Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force / Child Exploitation Detail (CED) arrested suspect Ricardo Chavarria for Sexual Penetration and Oral Copulation with a person under the age of 18. Chavarria  worked as a Spanish teacher at Pioneer High School in San Jose.

On January 22, 2019, Pioneer High School staff contacted the San Jose Police Department to report the suspect’s involvement in the above listed crimes. The investigation revealed that between November 2018 and December 2018, Chavarria sexually assaulted the victim inside his classroom. Chavarria was arrested today at Pioneer High School. He was subsequently booked into Santa Clara County Jail on 4 counts of Sexual Penetration with a person under the age of 18 (felony) — 289(h) PC and 3 counts of Oral Copulation with a person under the age of 18 (felony) —  287(b)(1) PC.

Anyone with information regarding this incident or any other similar incidents are urged to contact Detective Frank Montoya of the San Jose Police Department’s ICAC/CED Unit at (408) 537-1382.

Persons wishing to remain anonymous may either call the Crime Stoppers Tip Line, (408) 947-STOP (7867), or click the "Submit a Tip" link below.  Persons providing information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspect may be eligible for a cash reward from the Silicon Valley Crime Stoppers.


BY: Sgt. Enrique Garcia #2936 AUTHORIZED BY: Lt. Jason Ta #3265
DATE: 1/22/19 TIME: 6:45 PM DATE: 1/22/19 TIME: 6:45 PM


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