PRESCHOOL TEACHER ARRESTED FOR SEXUALLY MOLESTING STUDENT AT BRIGHT HORIZONS BALDWIN PARK
NEWS CONFERENCE WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 14, 2018
at 2:00 p.m. EST
WHAT: JEFF HERMAN (www.hermanlaw.com), a nationally-recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse in schools and daycare centers, announces that on February 13, 2018, former preschool teacher Jayrico Hamilton was arrested for sexually molesting a student at Bright Horizons Baldwin Park.
According to the related lawsuits filed in 2017 by Mr. Herman:
- In 2016, Hamilton was accused of sexually molesting John Doe 2 at the Bright Horizons Baldwin Park daycare facility.
- Bright Horizons administration and staff ignored repeated warnings from a fellow teacher at the school that Hamilton was “grooming” John Doe 2 for sexual
- Prior to being hired by Bright Horizons in 2016, Hamilton had a reported history of abuse in Bright Horizons failed to conduct a child abuse registry check for the state of Virginia prior to hiring Hamilton, which would have revealed Hamilton’s reported abuse history.
On February 13, 2018, Hamilton was arrested by the Orlando Police Department and charged with Sexual Battery on a Victim Under 12, Lewd or Lascivious Molestation, Lewd or Lascivious Conduct and Child Abuse for the alleged sexual abuse of John Doe 2.
Jeff Herman, the victim’s attorney said Tuesday, “The arrest is an important step for this brave young boy’s path to justice. The family thanks the Orlando Police Department for all of their hard work in this important matter.”
WHO: Parents of John Doe 2 and Jeff Herman
WHEN: WEDNESDAY, February 14, 2018, at 2:00 P.M.
WHERE: In front of
Bright Horizons Baldwin Park
1700 Firehouse Lane
Orlando, FL 32814