McKINNEY -- A former physical education teacher has been sentenced to 12 years in prison for molesting a nine-year-old student.
Collin County Criminal District Attorney Greg Willis said in a release Wednesday that Todd Reich, 40, was a PE coach at Hunt Elementary School in Murphy from 2005 to 2012.
In 2009 Reich reportedly touched a female student inappropriately while she acted as his assistant at school. Three years later, at a new school, the victim told school officials about Reich after watching a video about inappropriate touching.
Willis says a jury sentenced Reich to a total of 12 years in prison on Monday. He was convicted of two counts of indecency with a child. Reich is up for parole in six years.