Saskatoon teacher Rhett Lundgren to remain in custody until next court date

Rhett Lundgren, a Saskatoon high school teacher facing child pornography and child exploitation charges, will remain in custody until a bail hearing. File / Supplied

Rhett Lundgren, a Saskatoon high school teacher facing a number of charges, will remain behind bars after appearing in court on Wednesday.

Lundgren, 39, was arrested for a second time on Jan. 19.

READ MORE: New details emerge in child pornography charges against Rhett Lundgren

The new charges were laid when police discovered child pornography on devices seized in December.

He now faces a total of eight charges.

An alleged victim has also come forward to report an incident from 2009 in Red Deer, Alta., where Lundgren taught.

READ MORE: More child pornography charges for Saskatoon teacher Rhett Lundgren

He is also accused of wanting to commit a sexual offence against a child as young as eight-years-old.

Story continues below advertisement

Lundgren is scheduled for a bail hearing on Friday.

Sponsored content