Perv Tutor Convicted Of Sexual Abuse

by Adam Nichols (NY Post)
June 24, 2009

A bar mitzvah tutor and social worker hired to help Orthodox Jewish boys was found guilty today of sexually abusing two of them.

Yona Weinberg, 31, from Flatbush, was convicted of nine charges including sexual abuse and endangering the welfare of a child.

He was found not guilty of another eight charges.

Weinberg, who worked for the Jewish Board of Family and Children's Services, was originally accused of abusing four teenage boys.

He faces up to two years in jail when sentenced in September.