James Larkin, Tampa, Florida (arrested Apr 2014)

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    James Larkin (4612 Ferdinand Ave. South, Tampa, Florida), 63, middle-school principal at Tampa Day School, Tampa, Florida, "charged with lewd or lasivious molestation on a child 12 or older"

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    Tampa Teacher Arrested In Child Molestation Case

    Hillsborough – 63 year-old James Larkin of Tampa was arrested and charged with lewd or lasivious molestation on a child 12 or older. Larkin was a teacher at the Tampa Day School, located at 12606 Henderson Road in Tampa. Prior to March 07, 2014, Larkin ...

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    Tampa Day School principal arrested

    He befriend[ed] both the victim and his mother after the child's father passed away. Larkin would take the child to "Dad Club" meetings and other recreational activities. According to the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office, on March 7th, 2014 when the student's mother was out of town for the weekend, Larkin ended up babysitting. During that evening, Larkin entered the child's room, laid down beside him and put his hands down the front of the child's pants. He then began inappropriately touching him. The victim complained and Larkin stopped and left the room.

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    Tampa Day School principal arrested for molestation

    Larkin, 63, was arrested Thursday at his home at 4612 Ferdinand Ave. South in Tampa for molestation on a 14-year-old, according to HCSO. According to HCSO, one evening, when the boy's mother was out of town for the weekend, Larkin came into the boy's room, laid down next to him and put his hands down the boy's pants. He began touching the teen inappropriately, the boy complained and Larkin stopped. Larkin walked out of the room. After the deputies launched the investigation, they recorded a phone call between Larkin and the teenager when Larkin admitted to touching the boy. Larkin said his actions were inappropriate during that call.

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    Deputies: Principal at Tampa Day School molested student

    According to an arrest report, Larkin befriended the student and acted as a surrogate father after the boy's father died. He accompanied the child to recreational activities, the report states. A Sheriff's Office spokesman said Larkin babysat the teen and his siblings while the student's mother was out of town March 7. About 10 p.m. that day, Larkin entered the boy's room, began to rub his leg and put his hands down the boy's pants, the arrest report shows. The teen told Larkin he wanted him to stop, and Larkin left the room, according to the Sheriff's Office.

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    Tampa Day School back in session after principal's arrest

    Detectives say Larkin molested a 14 year old he befriended shortly after the boys father passed away ... Police say after Larkin formed a father like relationship with the boy, his mother went out of town leaving the teen in Larkin's care. That's when investigators say the alleged sexual assault took place. In a recorded phone call, Larkin reportedly admitted to touching the boy and even called his actions inappropriate.