Eastside High School teacher pleads guilty to child sexual abuse

A high school teacher in Gainesville, pleaded guilty on Monday, to first degree child sexual abuse.

According to U.S. Attorney Jessie Liu, 47 year old Alan Coleman sexually abused one of his students while teaching at a middle school in Washington D.C. over a decade ago.

The guilty plea on Monday, was part of an agreement where Coleman had already pleaded guilty in Maryland, where he lived and where most of the activity with the student took place.

Coleman was arrested on May 10th, 2016 while working at Eastside High School as a tennis coach and teacher. He was fired a month later