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Hamlin teacher arrested, accused of sexually assaulting child

Posted at 4:35 PM, Oct 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-16 18:23:32-04

A Hamlin Middle School teacher has been arrested, accused of sexually assaulting a child.

CCISD police say they issued a warrant for 47-year-old Anthony Quintanilla's arrest.

According to Nueces County jail officials, Quintanilla surrendered Wednesday afternoon before a warrant could be served.

Quintantilla is accused of sexual assault of a child and improper relationship between an educator and student. His bond has been set at $300,000.

Corpus Christi ISD Police Chief Kirby Warnke said he could not release any details on Quintanilla's arrest because the investigation into his case is ongoing.

Meanwhile, the school's website has Quintanilla listed as one of the school's social studies teacher.