TOWN OF ISLIP, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – A karate instructor on Long Island is accused of inappropriately touching a 14-year-old female student.
Suffolk County police said Michael Carretto was arrested Thursday night.
He’s charged with sexual abuse and endangering the welfare of a child.
Police said Carretto was a karate instructor at Dragon’s Gate Martial Arts Academy off Sunrise Highway in Oakdale.
The alleged incident took place on September 11.
Investigators urge anyone who may have been a victim of Carretto to contact the Special Victims Section at 631-852-6531.