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Bible study teacher accused of lewdness in sports league

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Police investigated a local Bible study teacher's involvement in a basketball league for people as young as 7 years old before he was re-booked on additional counts of lewdness with a child.

David James, 29, is now charged with nine additional counts of lewdness with a child under 14.

James, who was arrested for a second time on Feb. 24, was also being looked at for involvement in other youth and adult-related sports activities.

The charges came after another alleged victim was discovered during the investigation.

James was arrested last month on 10 counts of sexual assault with a minor under 14, two counts of sexual assault with a minor under 16 and 10 counts of lewdness with a minor under 14.

Police said James volunteered to lead Bible study classes in order to gain access to his victims.

Police is urging anyone who has concerns their child may have been a victim of James to contact Metro's Sexual Assault Section at 702-828-3421 or Henderson police at 702-267-4750.

Stay tuned to FOX5 for the latest on this developing story.

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