Substitute teacher charged with molesting student

LA MIRADA - A 29-year-old substitute teacher was scheduled to be arraigned Wednesday after allegedly sexually molesting a student at a La Mirada middle school last week.Ted Nishihara, a substitute teacher at Los Coyotes Middle School in La Mirada, allegedly molested the girl March 2. The girl and her mother reported the alleged incident to the Norwalk Sheriff's Station last week. Deputies arrested Nishihara at his Cerritos home on Monday, authorities said. According to the Long Beach Press-Telegram, several students previously complained to school district officials that Nishihara stared at their chests.

********** Published: March 15, 2012 - Volume 10 - Issue 48