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Irvine English teacher allegedly sent sexual photos, texts to student

Dominic Witter, 25, of Laguna Niguel, was arrested for allegedly sending sexually explicit photos and texts to a student at Crean Lutheran High School, where he teaches English.

April 7, 2012 12:00:00 AM PDT
An English teacher at an Orange County Lutheran school was arrested for allegedly sending sexual photos to a student.

Dominic Witter was arrested Thursday and is scheduled to be arraigned next week. Police say he sent sexually explicit pictures and text messages to a female student.

Witter, from Laguna Niguel, teaches at Crean Lutheran High School. Officials said he also coaches the school's girls' track and boys' soccer teams.

The 25-year-old was taken into custody after showing up at a pizza restaurant where he thought he would meet the victim. It turned out to be a police sting.

Investigators have notified the school about the arrest.

City News Service contributed to this report.