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Basketball Coach Arrested, Accused Of Sex With A Minor

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Private basketball coach Anthony Jenkins arrested Private basketball coach Anthony Jenkins arrested
Jenkins in court Tuesday. Jenkins in court Tuesday.
SPARTANBURG COUNTY, S.C. -

Deputies arrested Anthony Bernard Jenkins Monday and charged him with criminal sexual conduct. The private basketball coach is accused of having sex with one of his students.

According to an incident report, the victim started taking lessons from Jenkins when she was 14-years-old. Deputies say the assaults continued until she was 18-years-old.

Investigators indicated that the assaults happened at several places, including Jenkins' home and at the old YMCA on South Pine Street.

Jenkins trains students from all over the world and has had them stay at his home during training. 

Bond was set at $50,000 Tuesday morning for Jenkins.  A just says he has to turn over his passport, and that he can't be around minors unless supervised, as well as not being able to have contact with the family.

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