Teacher, 29, accused of sex with school boy met on TikTok
tokyoreporter.com -- Nov 11
Tokyo Metropolitan Police have arrested a 29-year-old elementary school teacher for allegedly engaging in sex with a boy he met online, reports TBS News (Nov. 10).

On a morning in August, Daiki Sokawa allegedly engaged in acts deemed obscene with the boy, a first-year middle school student, inside a parked vehicle.

Upon his arrest, the suspect said that he “generally” admits to the allegations.

According to police, Sokawa became acquainted with the boy, a resident of Saitama Prefecture, through the smartphone app TikTok.

The arrest is the second for Sokawa, who is an elementary school teacher in Matsudo City, Chiba Prefecture.

Last month, police accused the suspect of violating the anti-child prostitution law. “I want to see you in pajamas,” he reportedly wrote to the same boy on September 6.

“I could not control my sexual desire,” the suspect was quoted by police upon his first arrest.

中学1年の男子生徒にわいせつな画像を送らせたとして逮捕された小学校の臨時講師の男について、警視庁はこの男子生徒に性的暴行をした疑いで再逮捕しました。  千葉県の市立小学校の臨時講師・宗川大樹容疑者(29)は8月、東京都内にある駐車場で埼玉県に住む中学1年の男子生徒(12)に性的暴行を加えた疑いが持たれています。警視庁によりますと、宗川容疑者は1年ほど前にSNSを通じて男子生徒と知り合い、事件の当日は男子生徒を呼び出して車の中で犯行に及んだということです。宗川容疑者は、この男子生徒に裸の画像を送らせたとして先月に逮捕されていました。宗川容疑者は大筋で容疑を認めています。
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