The California flute instructor who personally inseminated flutes that were used by children has been sentenced to 18 years on six counts six counts of lewd acts against minors.
John Edward Zeretzke, 61, was founder of Flutes Across the World, which worked with children in many states.
“The U.S. Postal Inspection Service has long been a champion for children and their safety,” said Patricia Armstrong, inspector-in-charge of the U.S. Postal Inspection Service’s Los Angeles Division. “The sentencing brought today reflects the dedication of law enforcement to stop the exploitation of defenseless victims.”