Henrico County coach facing child sexual abuse charges

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - A cheerleading coach in Henrico is facing new allegations of child sexual abuse.

33-year-old Maurice Jerralds is charged with eight counts of taking indecent liberties with a minor between 2007 and 2010.

Specifics -including the gym in Henrico County where the crimes allegedly took place- were not released.

He is currently behind bars.

This is not the first time he's faced these sorts of accusations, back in 2001, Jerralds was acquitted in Henrico and Chesterfield of groping underage students.

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