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Former Coach Pleads Guilty to Having Sex with Minors

DATE:  September 25, 2017

CASE:  Michael Martis (Case #16FE011239)

PROSECUTOR:  Deputy District Attorney Maria Wilson, Adult Sexual Assault Prosecution Unit

Michael Martis pled guilty to unlawful sexual intercourse involving two minors.  

One of the minors, age 15, played on a softball team Martis coached between 2006 and 2007.  The other minor, age 16, was also a player on a separate team he coached in 2013. That relationship began with flirtatious text messages and developed into a sexual relationship.

Martis faces four years in prison and will be required to register as a sex offender.  Sentencing is set for November 20, 2017, at 1:30 p.m. in Department 20 before the Honorable Michael Bowman.


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