Parents trusted him to teach their kids self-defense...but tonight, he's behind bars...charged with child molestation. What the owner of Pak's Karate is saying about the arrest of an instructor. 3 Good evening. That local martial arts instructor was arrested in Kingsland, Georgia. Tonight we're learning that he's been charged with one count of child molestation 59-year-old Thomas Ary - is being held at the Camden County jail He learned his trade at the feet of a local Karate legend Channel 4's Kent Justice joins us live from the Jacksonville headquarters of Pak's Karate Academy. Kent - the founder is saying he's NOT connected to this arrest? 3 3 3 I spoke with Grandmaster Song Ki Pak - The founder of these Karate academies.He sounds stunned by the charges against his former student, and another member of their martial arts federation. 22-2730-35SUPERS -Grandmaster Song Ki Pak / Pak's Karate AcademyTAKE PKGTAKE SOT The man behind the name of the many Pak's Karate Academy locations - shared some of his feelings tonight.He says he trained this man - Thomas Ary - more than 30 years ago.He's upset by the allegationsTAKE SOT Grandmaster Song Ki Pak / Pak's Karate AcademyTAKE SOT Stephanie Matos / Master in federation This is the Kingsland Georgia location for Pak's Karate Academy - the place where Ary taught.When we arrived about six o'clock, plenty of people seemed to be inside - but each door was locked to us.You can see Ary in this picture with Craig Peeples.At the Brunswick location for Pak's Karate Academy - where Peeple's name is on the building - they told us Peeples runs the Kingsland location.TAKE NATSOTTAKE SOT Standup Grandmaster Pak explained that the satellite locations like Kingsland and Brunswick aren't operated by him - but use the same teaching curriculum - and his name to describe that to students.TAKE SOT Stephanie Matos Off camera - Grandmaster Pak expressed even more frustration and concern over the charge - and the arrest of Thomas Ary. Kent, What does Georgia Bureau of Investigation say about the incident? Do they believe a student was molested at the academy?Answer - That's not something GBI is disclosing right now.The explanation of the arrest was very brief - only providing Ary's name and photo, noting his single charge of child molestation, and announcing he's in the Camden County Jail.