Santa Clarita Valley HS Coach Arrested on Child Molestation Charges

September 13, 2018 - 4:12 pm

(KNX 1070) -- A basketball coach who worked at several high schools in the Santa Clarita Valley has been arrested on suspicion of child molestation.

Investigators have identified eight suspected victims of Jeremy Haggerty – all of them teenage boys at the time of the alleged inappropriate touching..

Sheriff’s Sgt. Brian Hudson says in most cases the parents retained Haggerty to help improve their sons’ basketball skills. 

The alleged molestation occurred over several years dating back to 2008 and they fear there could be more victims. Haggerty is facing 13 counts including child molestation and sexual battery.