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Carlton Crime

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  • Modeling photographer pleads not guilty to charges o...

    Wednesday Nov 21 | via The San Diego Union-Tribune 

    A professional photographer accused of sexually assaulting four teenage girls during modeling sessions at a rented Carlsbad residence pleaded not guilty Wednesday to 35 charges, including statutory rape, lewd act on a child and possession and production of child pornography. Robert Koester, 52, of Carlton, Oregon, was ordered held on $1 million bail.

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  • Photographer Accused of Sex Crimes Against 4 Young V...

    Wednesday Nov 21 | via NBC San Diego 

    NBC 7's Dave Summers spoke to women with modeling experience who say interactions with photographers are usually one-on-on, which can be dangerous. Three more alleged victims have come forward in the case of a Carlsbad modeling photographer accused of sex crimes against teenage clients during professional photo shoots, a prosecutor confirmed Wednesday.

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  • Modeling photographer accused of sexually assaulting...

    Thursday Nov 15 | via KFMB-am 

    A 52-year-old professional photographer was arrested this week on suspicion of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl during a modeling session in Carlsbad, authorities reported Thursday. Robert Koester of Carlton, Oregon, was taken into custody Tuesday, a day after the alleged crime occurred at a rented Carlsbad Boulevard residence where he had set up a temporary photography studio, according to police.

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  • Modeling photographer accused of sexual assault

    Thursday Nov 15 | via 10News 

    Robert Koester, of Carlton, Ore., was arrested on Tuesday at a Carlsbad Blvd. residence after the reported sexual assault of a 16-year-old during a modeling shoot, according to Carlsbad Police. Police were alerted to the reported sexual assault on Monday after the teenager said she met with Koester, who was subcontracted by Frank, a Carlsbad-based modeling agency.

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