CHIBA (TR) – Chiba Prefectural Police have arrested a male middle school teacher for engaging in sex with an underage girl in Chiba City on Sunday, reports NHK (May 13).
At around 6:10 p.m., Daisuke Iizuka, a 41-year-old teacher at Yotsukaidoshi Ritsuasahi Middle School, allegedly engaged in acts deemed obscene with the girl, 16, inside a vehicle stopped in the parking lot of a pachinko parlor in Wakaba Ward while knowing she was a minor.
Iizuka, who has been accused of violating the Child Welfare Act, admits to the allegations. “I knew she was under 18 years old, but I was so excited that I couldn’t control my sexual desire,” the suspect was quoted by police.
According to police, the girl is a high school student living in the prefecture. Iizuka was apprehended after an officer on patrol saw him with her in the vehicle.