Photographer accused of taking nude photos of minors pleads not guilty

Photographer accused of taking nude photos of minors pleads not guilty
Gilbert Sta Ines
Gilbert Sta Ines

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Ewa Beach photographer Gilbert Sta Ines pleaded not guilty to five counts of promoting child abuse when he appeared in court Monday.

The 41-year-old allegedly took nude photos of teenage girls in 2014 and 2015.

Sta Ines turned himself in to state sheriffs last week and remains free after posting $50,000 bail.

His trial is set for December.

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