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A former high school teacher trained in wrestling at multiple New Jersey schools faces multiple charges of sex crimes, authorities said.
John Denuto, 44, of Spotswood, was charged last year with sexually assaulting a teenager, possessing child pornography, photographing a child having sex and endangering his life. boy.
The Middlesex County District Attorney’s Office and the Sayreville Police Department said Friday that a further investigation found there was more “child sexual exploitation material.” Prosecutors also say Denuto photographed seven other victims without his knowledge and inappropriately touched five.
Prosecutors said Denuto was charged Thursday with aggravated criminal sexual interference, endangering children, invading privacy, restraining witnesses and obstructing concern.
Defense attorney Edward Bilinkas had previously said that his client denied the allegations and that people should avoid jumping to conclusions.
Union County College fired Denuto as the school’s head wrestling coach after his arrest and was suspended from his job as a special education teacher at Sayreville Middle School for a fee. Denuto was previously the head coach of Catholic high schools in Pennsville and Camden.
Denuto was promoted to high school by Sayreville High School in 2009 after being accused of using abusive training techniques and having inappropriate conversations about his sex life. District officials investigated and no action was taken, according to a lawsuit filed by Denuto against the school.
Prosecutors released a list of more than two dozen schools and organizations with which Denuto had been connected. Authorities said the investigation was continuing and asked anyone with information to contact the Sayreville Police Department or the Middlesex County District Attorney’s Office.