A former Monterey Bay Academy teacher accused of molesting students when he taught music at the private school in La Selva Beach committed suicide at his home last week, authorities said Sunday.
Ronald Wittlake shot himself once in the chest Thursday evening, said Sgt. Gean Okada of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Office. He was found by his wife in a bedroom of their Lancaster home. She told deputies that Wittlake, 49, had been distraught over their marital problems.
Remember what they tell you: if only priests could be get married they wouldn’t abuse kids. Yeah, it worked in this case.