Cleveland Catholic school teacher pleaded guilty to sending sexually explicit messages to police officer posing as teen
CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - A former music teacher pleaded guilty to two counts of importuning on Tuesday.
Gregory Kinat admitted to having a sexually explicit conversation with a person he thought was a 15-year-old girl.
Cuyahoga County Prosecutors said Kinat was actually talking to an undercover officer and the alleged conversations happened between Jan. 27 and Feb. 3.
The 44-year-old was arrested on Feb. 8.
Kinat was a music teacher at Our Lady of Angels Catholic School in Kamm’s Corner.
A spokesperson for the Catholic Diocese of Cleveland said they were “shocked and disturbed” to learn of Kinat’s arrest.
Kinat will be sentenced on August 19.
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