Seaman School Board decides fate of coach charged with sexual exploitation of minors

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UPDATE: Seaman School Board fires teacher accused of child pornography

TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) – The Seaman School District is holding a special board meeting at 12 p.m. Friday, Sept. 4 to discuss the fate of a high school basketball coach who was arrested and charged Wednesday afternoon with sexually exploiting minors.

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The board will decide if they will terminate Jeff Pierce at Seaman High School.

Seaman High School coach charged with sexual exploitation of minors

Jeff Pierce was charged with two counts of producing child pornography and one count of possessing child pornography.

FBI says Seaman coach posed as female teen, seeking victims

On Thursday, Pierce plead not guilty to the charges. The FBI said Pierce would use social media accounts disguised as a female teenager to contact victims and ask for explicit photos or videos from minors.

Pierce is currently in federal custody and is being charged in the United States District Court for the District of Kansas.

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