New trial date set for former South Laurel girls' basketball coach

LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT) - A new trial date is set for a former Eastern Kentucky girls' basketball coach.

Jon Walker coached the girls' team at South Laurel High School until last fall.

A grand jury indicted him on first-degree sexual abuse.

Prosecutors said he had sexual contact with a 16-year-old on or close to November 2nd, while in a position of authority or special trust.

His trial is now set for February 12th.

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