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San Jose Substitute Teacher Accused Of Sexual Assaults

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64-year-old Jayanthum Kapasi of San Jose. (San Jose Police)

64-year-old Jayanthum Kapasi of San Jose. (San Jose Police)

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SAN JOSE (BCN) — A substitute teacher for the Franklin-McKinley School District in San Jose was arrested on suspicion of sexual assault upon multiple minors, according to police.

The suspect, Jayanthum Kapasi, 64, of San Jose, was most recently assigned to McKinley Elementary School, police said.

He also might have worked for the San Jose Unified School District, according to officials.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to contact Detective Jodi Williams at (408) 277-4102 or leave an anonymous tip by calling Crime Stoppers at (408) 947-STOP (7867).

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