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Former ‘Iao School
Teacher Arrested for Sex Assault

Posted 04:58 PM HST, April 27, 2012

Jim Alan Balicanta, courtesy photo.

By Wendy Osher

A former ‘Iao School band teacher on Maui was arrested today after being indicted for allegations of sex assault involving a former female student.

Jim Alan Balicanta, 40,was being held at the Maui Community Correctional Center in lieu of $750,000 bail.

The allegations include 27 counts of sex assault in the first degree, and 25 counts of sex assault in the third degree.

According to Maui Police, the allegations continued for more than a year, begining sometime during the student’s eighth grade year.

Further details are pending release.

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  • db

    you guys don’t know  everything dont judge the whole world is fucked up  my bro two and you two mother fuckers to judge soi smee
    ll my ass

  • pangkin

      27 counts of sex assault in the first degree, and 25 counts of sex assault in the third degree..all recorded as alleged..that’s a lot of allegations..what does $750,000 bail amount to in real jail time..? should be interesting to see if there’ll be any plea deals, probation, etc…

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100002363674559 Lily Engh

    that used to be my band teacher!!!!!

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