Substitute teacher charged with molesting kindergartner at Washington elementary school 06/25/2019 10:47 am PDT Comments (File) via KCPQ: KENT, Wash. (KCPQ) -- A 72-year-old substitute teacher has been charged with molesting a kindergartner at an elementary school in Kent. Court documents say it happened June 4 at Emerald Park Elementary School, when John Deveiteo was filling in for a teacher who went home sick. Deveiteo, who has been a substitute teacher with the Kent School District since last year, reportedly had the child stay inside the classroom while other students went to recess. According to the court documents, Deveiteo reportedly molested the 6-year-old girl after asking her to sit on his lap and watch a cartoon. She told her parents about the encounter the same day. Deveiteo has been charged with first-degree child molestation. His bail is $150,000. MORE: Substitute teacher charged with molesting kindergartner at Kent elementary school - KCPQ #ChildMolestation #KCPQ #Seattle #Washington Related Stories Dad executed daughter over 'petty argument' about baby gate: Prosecutors Teen robbery-murder suspect washes up on shore with gunshot to head 'I am not a monster,' says Amanda Knox on tearful return to Italy 'Barefoot Bandit' wants early release to become paid speaker Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.