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LA teacher accused of ordering teens at knife-point to take him for fast food

LOS ANGELES: Police in Southern California have arrested a high school teacher accused of abducting three students at knife-point and ordering them to drive him to a fast-food outlet, authorities said. The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said John Edward Maust, 34, turned himself in and was arrested on charges of kidnapping, false imprisonment and making criminal threats following the incident on Saturday night in the Los Angeles suburb of Altadena. In a statement released on Sunday, the Sheriff’s Department said…