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Canton swim coach admits to sexual conduct with a minor

Samuel Seiple (Source: Canton Schools) Samuel Seiple (Source: Canton Schools)
Samuel Seiple. (Source: Stark County Sheriff) Samuel Seiple. (Source: Stark County Sheriff)
CANTON, OH (WOIO) -

An eight month investigation involving a Canton school employee and a student has ended with a guilty plea.

Sam Seiple, 57, is the swim coach at McKinley High School. In court Monday, he plead to a misdemeanor charge of unlawful sexual conduct with a former student and swimmer. The investigation also revealed evidence that suggested this was not Seiple's first victim.

Seiple was sentenced to 180 days in jail, but will only serve two. He will be released from the jail on Tuesday.

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