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North Louisiana coach facing juvenile sex charges

JEFFERSON PARISH, La. (KTAL) - A local rugby coach has been arrested on juvenile sexual abuse charges in New Orleans.

Sam Brock, 55, director of the SHARK Rugby Club in Shreveport, was taken into custody by U.S. Marshals in New Orleans this afternoon.

Friday, Shreveport police obtained a warrant charging Brock with five counts of sexual misconduct with a minor. 

According to SPD Cpl. Marcus Hines, public information officer for the Shreveport Police Department, Brock’s arrest was a joint effort between the Shreveport Police Department, the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office and the Eastern District of Louisiana U.S. Marshals.

Brock is being held on $1,250,000 bond. He will be extradited back to Caddo Parish where he will face two counts of child molestation and three counts of prohibited sexual conduct between an educator and a student.


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