UPDATED: Hearing postponed for former Trinity Co./Shasta Co. teacher accused of sex crimes against children

The preliminary hearing in Trinity County Superior Court for former teacher David Frederick has been postponed.

Posted: Jan. 3, 2018 4:57 PM
Updated: Feb. 21, 2018 1:06 PM

UPDATE WEDNESDAY, FEBURARY 21, 2018 12:00 p.m. - The preliminary hearing for former teacher David Frederick has been postponed until March 14th.

Scroll for more content...

A deputy DA in Trinity County is praising victims for coming forward in a massive sexual assault case.

Deputy District Attorney Megan Marshall says the victims' courage to come forward stopped David Frederick from continuing to prey on children.

A preliminary hearing date was set for next month for Frederick.

The former teacher faces 12 counts with six enhancements due to multiple victims.

He faces life in prison if convicted.

All the victim were children under the age of 14.

The alleged acts occurred over the last few decades in California mainly in Trinity, Lassen and Shasta Counties as well as Arizona.

Article Comments

Few Clouds
45° wxIcon
Hi: 60° Lo: 36°
Feels Like: 45°
47° wxIcon
Hi: 60° Lo: 37°
Feels Like: 47°
Few Clouds
45° wxIcon
Hi: 52° Lo: 35°
Feels Like: 45°
31° wxIcon
Hi: 43° Lo: 21°
Feels Like: 31°
Red Bluff
47° wxIcon
Hi: 61° Lo: 37°
Feels Like: 45°
Few Clouds
45° wxIcon
Hi: 61° Lo: 36°
Feels Like: 45°
We'll finally dry out by Sunday and Monday with more of the Spring-like 60° temperatures.
KHSL Radar
KHSL Temperatures
KHSL Watches & Warnings

Community Events