Teacher accused of taking photos up child's skirt

PASADENA, TX -- An elementary school teacher in Pasadena ISD is charged with indecency with a child.

Luis Pasos, 43, is charged with two counts. He resigned as a teacher at Laura Bush Elementary School while being investigated for allegedly taking a picture up the skirt of a first grade student.

According to court documents, the 14-year-old sister of the alleged victim also claimed Pasos acted inappropriately with her, when she was in his class. She came forward after learning what happened to her younger sister.

Pasadena ISD released the following statement: "These charges are very serious and this behavior will not be tolerated in Pasadena ISD. The safety and well-being of our students and staff is of paramount importance throughout the District. When a teacher violates the trust of a child, it creates a great challenge for the majority of educators who truly care about the well-being of students. We will continue working together to provide an environment that is safe and secure for children learn."
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