Daycare teacher charged with molestation

Olakunle Omomowo charged with lewd/lascivious molestation of 2 girls under 12


COCONUT CREEK, Fla. – The Broward Sheriff's Office on Tuesday arrested a daycare teacher accused of molesting two girls under the age of 12.

Olakunle Omomowo, 38, faces two charges of lewd/lascivious molestation.

He previously worked at Discovery Preschool Center. The center issued a statement Tuesday, saying in part: "We are taking this situation very seriously, and we immediately notified the appropriate authorities as well as the families we serve as soon as the concerns were brought to our attention. We are supporting everyone involved to ensure a thorough investigation into this situation and will continue to support the children and families that we serve in every way we can."

Phyls Academy in Fort Lauderdale said Omomowoo worked there for a few months in 2012.