Former teacher, basketball coach Tyrone Nash guilty of rape charges
By Jay Dillon
A former high school teacher accused of having sex with a student has been found guilty on rape charges.A judge found Tyrone Nash guilty Thursday of rape. Tyrone Nash was arrested and charged in 2011 with five counts of second degree rape and five counts of oral sodomy. The victim told authorities the relationship between the two started in 2010. She told authorities the two had sex multiple times while she was a sophomore and a junior at the school.Earlier this week, Nash rejected a plea deal and continued case as a bench trial. A bench trial means the case was held in front of a judge and there was no jury present.Formal sentencing is set for May 29.
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