Australian teacher faces child abuse charges

By JC Reporter, December 6, 2012

A former teacher at an Orthodox Jewish boys’ school in Melbourne has been extradited from America to face child sex abuse charges.

David Kramer, 52, was surrendered by US authorities late last week, arrested and charged with 10 counts of indecent assault and two counts of indecent acts with a child under the age of 16.

The incidents are alleged to have taken place at Yeshivah College, a Chabad-run school, between 1989 and 1992.Kramer appeared in court in Melbourne on Monday and was remanded in custody until January 18.

Last updated: 11:45pm, December 6 2012