Principal Accused of Fondling Students Arrested

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The principal of Creative Frontiers School was arrested Sept. 7 for allegedly fondling at least seven girls over the past 15 years. He was also accused of touching female students under their clothes.

Robert Benson Adams has denied the allegations and said he welcomed a full investigation at a press conference, the Associated Press reports. The school was shut down in mid-July after a complaint was filed by the California Department of Social Services.

Adams faces six felony counts of committing lewd and lascivious acts on children under 14 and one misdemeanor charge of annoying or molesting a child under 18.

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