Hawaii instructor Alden Bunag was arrested for having intercourse with a 13-year-old former pupil and sharing the photographs and video with a Pennsylvania instructor, in line with federal prosecutors.
Bunag’s first court docket look was on Thursday, and he’ll stay in custody till his subsequent listening to, in line with native Honolulu information.
Bunag and the Philadelphia-based instructor despatched one another greater than 3,300 messages, together with tons of of video and picture information. The Philadelphia instructor was arrested final 12 months in October.
As KHON2 reported:
The paperwork added that “Bunag claimed to have intercourse with (the boy) on the college throughout lunch breaks… Described (the boy) as a former pupil and knew that he was a minor on the time.”
Information mentioned, “he additionally admitted to distributing the video recording of his sexual contact… admitted to distributing little one pornography involving different minor victims.”
Bunag is a self-described “socialist” instructor “preventing for a greater society for [his] college students to graduate into,” in line with a Twitter profile that bears his identify.
A screenshot from Bunag’s Twitter account reportedly confirmed him accusing conservatives of wanting to indicate youngsters porn.
“You’re fu**ing performing like we need to present youngsters porn or one thing, however one thing I’ve discovered by way of the years is that every time right-wingers accuse others of one thing, it’s DEFINITELY as a result of they’re projecting,” the screenshot learn.
This instructor was simply arrested for reportedly having intercourse with a 13-year-old pupil whereas recording it. pic.twitter.com/YbhApinZW1
— Libs of TikTok (@libsoftiktok) June 17, 2022
The tweet seems to have been deleted since being posted by the Libs of Tik Tok Twitter account.
Bunag is a first-time offender with no felony historical past, which is typical of kid pornography suspects, in line with former Hawaii legal professional common Doug Chin.
“Oftentimes, they don’t have any different contact with a regulation enforcement system and that shock really ends in a reasonably fast confession, which seems to be what occurred right here,” Chin mentioned.