Former youth sports coach sentenced in child seduction case


Courtesy: Indiana State Police

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – The former owner of a Tri-State soccer academy was sentenced Friday in a 2019 child seduction case.

Jeremy Tudela, 37, pled guilty to four child seduction charges and one intimidation charge in February.

He was sentenced Friday to four years. One year is to be served in prison, two years to be served on home detention, and one year on probation.

According to Indiana State Police, Tudela was the owner of Tudela Soccer Academy in Newburgh.

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(This story was originally published on March 13, 2020)

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