Crime

COS man accused of sexual assault faints at court appearance

COLORADO SPRINGS - A Colorado Springs martial arts instructor accused of child sex assault fainted during a court appearance on Tuesday.

Moments after Glenn Lainfiesta went up to the stand, he passed out, hitting
his head on a podium.

He's okay but was visibly nervous during the appearance.

Two former students have accused Lainfiesta of inappropriately touching them at a birthday party.

READ MORE: Affidavit recounts sexual encounters with Colorado Springs sparring coach

On Tuesday, the judge pushed his next hearing back to June 12, so he and his attorneys can review new charges that were just introduced.

Details on those new charges were not divulged during court.


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