Police: Man sexually abused disabled student

Police say they arrested 51-year-old Yakabu Abdulazeez inside the Christopher School at 1250 East 229th St. Monday morning.

Police say they arrested 51-year-old Yakabu Abdulazeez inside the Christopher School at 1250 East 229th St. Monday morning. (4/12/16)

THE BRONX - A Bronx man accused of sexually abusing a young disabled girl at a school was arraigned in Bronx Criminal Court Tuesday.

Police say they arrested 51-year-old Yakabu Abdulazeez inside the Christopher School at 1250 East 229th St. Monday morning.

The school provides 24-hour care to children with disabilities.

Police say a witness observed the man putting his hands inside the alleged 14-year-old victim's pants.

Abdulazeez is facing numerous charges, including sexual abuse and endangering the welfare of a child.

He is due back in court next month.

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