Pinoy arrested for alleged sex abuse of a minor

By Balitang America Staff, ABS-CBN North America Bureau

Posted at Jul 08 2014 09:40 AM | Updated as of Jul 09 2014 05:55 PM

REDWOOD CITY, California – Balitang America has confirmed that Jason Quero, a former campus supervisor and karate teacher at a charter school in Livermore, California, who was recently arrested for allegedly sexually abusing a 14-year-old student, is Filipino.

The 30-year-old Quero, a Mountain House resident, has been released on bail and is tentatively scheduled to be arraigned in Alameda County Superior Court on July 9.

The District Attorney’s Office has yet to formally charge him.

Investigators are trying to reach out to the public to see if Quero has other victims.

The Livermore Police is asking those who may have been victimized or may have had contact with Quero to come forward, even anonymously, to call (925) 294-7531.