Police say they’ve found second victim of music teacher accused of sexually abusing minors

Long Beach police on Tuesday said they’ve identified a second victim in the case of a music teacher facing sexual abuse allegations.

The victim reported that the suspect, 55-year-old Bryan Scott, allegedly performed lewd acts on her while she was a juvenile, between 2015 and 2019, according to police.

Scott was arrested in May after a girl said she was “inappropriately touched,” according to the Long Beach Police Department.

Booking Photo of Bryan Scott

Detectives are seeking additional victims and encourage anyone with information to contact Det. Nikki Alexander and Hector Gomez at 562-570-7321.

Anonymous tips may be submitted through Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or visiting www.lacrimestoppers.org.

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Crystal Niebla is the West Long Beach reporter through the Report for America program. Philanthropic organizations pledged to cover the local donor portion of her grant-funded position with the Post. If you want to support Crystal's work, you can donate to her Report For America position at lbpost.com/support.
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